2 cups flour
 1/4 cup cocoa
 1 1/2 tsp baking soda
 1/2 tsp salt
 1 cup brown sugar
 3/4 butter or shortening
 1 egg
 1/4 cup corn syrup
 
 Mix flour, cocoa, soda and salt. Set aside. Cream sugar, shortening and
 egg thoroughly. Blend in corn syrup. Add blended dry ingredients. Mix
 well. Shape dough into 1 balls. Dip half of each ball in water, then in
 granulated sugar. Place balls sugar side up on ungreased baking sheets.
 Bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes. Remove from baking sheets immediately.
 
 Makes: 3 1/2 dozen