Ann's Date Biscuits
chopped, or raisins
Sift flour, measure, and sift with salt and baking powder.
Cut in shortening.
Add milk to form soft dough. Turn onto lightly floured board.
Pat into sheet ½ inch thick.
Knead lightly. Spread ½ of dough with melted butter, sugar, cinnamon, and raisins.
Fold dough ½ over.
Cut with floured cutter.
Place on un-oiled baking sheet. Bake in hot oven (450? F) about 10 minutes.
Serve with hot tea or coffee with butter or jam if desired.