4 cups flour
3/4 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 eggs

Sift flour, sugar and baking powder, mix butter in well, then one unbeaten egg.  Form by hand in small ball, flatten a little, put on greased baking sheet; brush cookies with egg and sprinkle with sugar and finely cut almonds.  Bake in hot oven (375) till light brown.

Mrs. Robert Wilcox