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       Title: Grandma’s Soft Molasses Cookies
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 5 servings
       1 c  Shortening
     1/2 t  Salt
       3 t  Soda
       2 t  Ginger
       2 t  Cinnamon
       1 t  Allspice or cloves
       1 c  Sugar
       1 c  Molasses
       1    Egg
   4 3/4 c  Flour (sifted)
     3/4 c  Double strength cold coffee
   Heat oven to 375 degrees. Cream together first 7 ingredients (left to
   right); blend in molasses. Beat in egg; add sifted flour alternately with
   coffee. Drop from teaspoon onto lightly greased cookie sheets about 2
   inches apart. Bake 15 minutes or until done. Yield: 5 dozen.