Baking Powder Biscuits (Great Grandma's)

2 c flour

4 tsp baking powder

2/3 c milk

1/2 tsp salt

2 Tbs shortening

Sift dry ingredients, cut in shortening, add milk.  Pat down on floured board and cut out wit biscuit cutter or glass. (Grandma Goodwin always used top of a glass.)  Bake 12-15min in 450 oven.