Mix together shortening and sugar. Add eggs, molasses and vinegar. Mix well. Sift together flour, soda, salt, ginger, cinnamon and
cloves. Add this mixture to the shortening mixture. Mix until it forms a dough.
Chill dough at least 3 hours. Roll out dough 1/8 inch thick.
For cookies...cut with cutters and bake on greased baking sheet 5 – 6 mins at 375
For House – cut in squares and bake on greased baking sheet approx. 10 minutes...