Soda Biscuit

Mix well one teaspoonful salt, one-half teaspoonful soda, two and

one-half cups flour. Mix thoroughly with one heaping tablespoonful lard.

Pour in one cup thick, sour milk or buttermilk; stir up quickly, adding

as much flour as may be necessary to make stiff enough to handle. Roll

about one-half inch thick. Bake in hot oven.