Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Lightly grease 2 cookie sheets.
Sift together flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Cut in with pastry blender
or 2 knives until pieces are size of small peas. Add shortening; stir in to make
a soft dough. Add eggs and milk (1 tablespoon at a time) and mix together thoroughly.
Break dough into small pieces and roll each piece between palms of hands to form
rolls about 1 1/2 inches in length. Flatten rolls slightly and roll in sesame seed.
Place on cookie sheets about 3/4 inch apart. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until