sift flour and baking soda mix with sugar in medium bowl. mix butter, milk, and egg large bowl. gradually add dry ingredients to liquid ingredients till completely mixed. divide in half and refrigerate.
preheat oven to 375
pull out dough as you use it so one half at a time. hand roll dough into ball and press into 1/4 inch thick patties. place on greased baking sheet and bake till slightly brown on edges.