Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe Ingredients

2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
2/3 teaspoon baking powder
3/8 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup shortening
1/4 box brown sugar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup peanut butter
2 eggs


  1. Cream shortening.
  2. Add sugar gradually creaming well.
  3. Add eggs, then flour.
  4. Last add peanut butter. Stir only to mix well.
  5. Shape into 2 rolls and chill in refrigerator thoroughly.

Note: Recipe has been cut down from original.