Soldier Buttons:
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Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup strawberry preserves

Directions

  1. Mix together flour, confectioners’ sugar, butter or margarine, egg, and vanilla.
  2. Shape dough with your hands to 1 1/2 inch rounds, and place on greased cookie sheets. Press your finger in the middle, and fill each hole with jam.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 12 minutes, or until the bottoms are lightly browned.