Yeast Donut #1
 

In your bowl place 1 cup warm water
2 tbsp. shortening
1/2 t Salt
2 tbsp. sugar
Stir in 3 cups flour
2 tbsp yeast
1 tbsp baking pwd.
Knead well

Let rest a bit; roll out about 1/2 " thick cut into shapes let rest again cover w/ plastic check frying oil. Fry 30 seconds each side aprox.

Note do not let oil get too hot 375 highest use thermometer or auto pan or fryer. After frying roll in sugar or dip into white sugar coating as shown.