Yield: 8 pancakes
In a bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. In a separate bowl, combine milk, egg and shortening; stir into dry ingredients and mix well. Pour batter by 1/4 cupfuls onto a lightly greased hot griddle; turn when bubbles form on top of pancakes. Cook until second side is golden brown.
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