Quick and Easy Butter Cookies

1 cup sifted powdered sugar
2 1/4 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1/2 lb buttor
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup ground or finely chopped nuts (pecans or almonds)
1/2 teaspoon salt

Preheat oven to 375F. Sift together powdered sugar, flour, and salt. Cream butter in mixing bowl, add vanilla. Mix in dry ingredients; beat till well blended. Stir in the ground nuts. Drop on ungreased cookie sheet, shape or flatten. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes.

Servings: 36

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