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Ingredients

1/2 cup white sugar
2 tablespoons cinnamon
2 tubes of refrigerated biscuits
Sugar and cinnamon mixed to your taste
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) oleo, melted

Instructions

Combine sugar and cinnamon. Cut or pull each biscuit into quarters. Roll in melted oleo and then in sugar and cinnamon mix. Place four quarters (one biscuit) in a cupcake pan. Bake according to directions on biscuit tube, generally 425 degrees for 8-10 minutes.

For an alternative, roll in melted oleo with 1/8 teaspoon hot sauce or wasabi sauce, and then roll in a mix of cracked pepper crushed red pepper seeds and sesame seeds. Bake in individual cupcake cups.

Bess Pierce, Moline



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1889 -- 125 years ago: Members of Everts Commandery No. 18, Knights Templar, under Commander H.C. Cleaveland, marched from the Masonic Temple to Trinity Episcopal Church for their annual Easter services.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Nate Hultgren pitched the Augustana College baseball team to a 10-3 victory over Carthage, striking out 11 men and allowing only four hits.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Marvel Leonhardi, a Rock Island High School senior, was the winner of an essay contest on advertising sponsored by The Argus and Advertising Age, a national advertising publication.
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