Sugar Cookies

Cream together:

½ cup butter                           1 tsp. vanilla

½ cup shortening                   1 egg

1 cup sugar

Then add:

2 ½ cups flour                        1 tsp. salt

½ tsp. soda

Blend in:

2 Tbsp. milk

Place teaspoonfuls of mixture onto a greased cookie sheet. Flatten teaspoonfuls to the shape of round cookies. Sprinkle sugar over tops of cookies (green and red sprinkles may be added for holiday décor). Bake at 400 degrees for 10-12 minutes.