He used this recipe.
Gram's Sugar Cookies:
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup milk
1/4 tsp lemon extract
1 tsp vanilla
3-3 1/2 cups flour
1/2 tsp salt
3 tsp baking powder
Cream shortening and sugar. Add egg, milk, lemon extract and vanilla. Combine dry ingredients and add. Mix well. Roll out to 1/4 inch thick and cut into round shapes. Sprinkle with sugar and bake 8-10 minutes at 350 degrees. (Makes about 5 dozen cookies if baking normally. )
I took a picture of it before it baked.
He poked toothpicks into the various parts and attached little pieces of paper labeling them.
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