Preheat oven to 375F. Beat sugar and butter in a large bowl until light and fluffy. Stir in egg, vanilla and almond extract. Stir in baking soda and flour. Place teaspoonfuls of dough onto an ungreased cookie sheet
, placing each 2 inches apart. Flatten with the bottom of a glass. Sprinkle sugar onto the cookies. Bake
9 to 11 minutes or until set. Remove from cookie sheet and cook on a rack. Makes about 4 dozen cookies.