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Ingredients

1 cup butter
1 1/2 cups sugar
3 egg yolks
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda

Instructions

Mix butter and sugar. Add egg yolks. Mix flour, cream of tartar and soda. Add to cream mixture. Form into small balls.

Bake in slow oven--300 degrees. 12-15 minutes.

Mary L McKnight, Moline



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