---------- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.05
       Title: Molasses Cookies # 2
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 8 servings
            Waldine van geffen vghc42a
       1 c  Shortening
       1 c  Sugar
       1 c  Molasses
       4 c  Flour
       2 ts Baking soda
       1 ts Ground ginger
     1/2 ts Ground cloves or cinnamon
     1/2 ts Salt
       1 c  Warm water
       Cream shortening and sugar. Blend in molasses. Sift together flour,
   soda, ginger, cloves and salt. Add to creamed mixture alternately with warm
   water. Drop by teaspoonfuls, 2 inches apart, onto greased baking sheet.
   Bake at 375~ 8 to 10 minutes. Don't over-bake and cookies will be moist and
   soft. 52 cal; 2 gr fat;   35% fat.