Source: Health for Victory Club (WWII vintage)
1/2 cp shortening
1 cp. sugar
3 cps sifted enriched all-purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 cp sour milk or buttermilk
1 orange ground whole (approximately 1/2 cp
1 - Cream shortening, add sugar, then egg.
2 - Sift dry ingredients together and add alternately with the milk
to the creamed mixture.
3 - Add ground orange.
4 - Mix thoroughly then drop by teaspoonfuls onto a greased cookie sheet.
5 - Bake at 400 degrees for 10-12 minutes.
2 cps confectioner's sugar
1/2 orange, ground
1 tbsp melted butter or fortified margerine
Mix all thoroughly and spread on cookies