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Beat together egg, sugar, Crisco, and molasses.
Sift ginger, soda, salt, cinnamon, and flour, and add to egg mixture. Chill for 2 hours or overnight.
Form into balls; roll in extra sugar; bake on ungreased cookie sheet at 325 for 10 minutes. Cool on racks. Delicious, especially since they're from Grandma!