Ginger Cookies

2 c. sugar
1-1/2 c. butter
2 eggs, beaten
8 Tbsp. molasses
2 tsp. salt
4 tsp. soda
4 c. flour
2 tsp. ginger
2 tsp. cinnamon
1 tsp. cloves

Cream together sugar and butter. Add eggs. Stir in molasses. Add remaining ingredients. Mix well and shape into balls. Roll in white sugar. Bake at 350ยบ until brown.
Note: This is a doubled recipe.

Recipe Submitted by Freda Jansen, Paynesville, MN