Preheat oven to 375° F.
Mix 1 1/2 cups of sugar and shortening until light and fluffy. Mix in the eggs. Stir in flour, cream
Chill dough for about 1 to 2 hours.
Roll the dough into balls the size of walnuts.
Combine 2 teaspoons of sugar and the cinnamon. Roll cookies in the cinnamon and sugar mixture.
for 8 to 10
minutes. Cool completely on wire racks.
Makes about 4 dozen.