Molasses Gingerbread Men

         Yield: 48 Servings
Categories: Cookies, Bread

2 3/4 c Sifted flour 1/3 c Brown sugar 1 ts Baking soda 1/3 c Dark molasses 1 ts Salt 1 Egg, well beaten 2 ts Cinnamon 1/3 c Melted shortening or butter 1 1/4 ts Ginger, ground Sift flour, soda, salt, cinnamon, ginger and sugar into bowl. Add brown sugar, molasses, egg, and melted shortening. Stir to mix thoroughly. Chill dough for at least one hour. Roll on floured board to 1/4" thickness. Cut with floured cutters and bake on a greased cookie sheet at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.