2/3 cp shortening
1 cp sugar
2 eggs, slightly beaten
1 tbsp grated orange rind
2 1/4 cps sifted flour
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 cp orange juice
1/2 cp nuts, chopped
1 - Cream together shortening and sugar
2 - Combine eggs, creamed mixture and rind.
3 - Sift together flour, salt, baking soda.
4 - Add dry ingredients to cremed mixture alternately with orange juice; mix until well blended.
5 - Add nuts.
6 - Drop tablespoonsful onto greased baking sheet.
7 - Bake in moderate oven (375 degrees F.) 10 minutes or until golden brown
Makes 3 dozen.