He broke a large piece from the corn-cake and crowded the rest into his pocket.
It contained some rice, a piece of bacon, corn-cake, and three sweet-potatoes.
There may have been other good things to eat, but Ted's memory could vouch only for the dates, oranges, and corn-cake.
Soon after Rose arrived one man found a whole rat baked in a loaf of corn-cake which had been furnished as a part of his rations.
Fortunately they had left some fruit and a piece of corn-cake, which had slipped out of one of their baskets.
Rebecca nibbled her corn-cake, her tearful eyes cast on her plate and her chin quivering.
A plate of greens was hot on the hearth, and a corn-cake was browning beautifully in the bake-kettle.
And Billy started on briskly, as if he knew well what supper meant, and thought he should have a share of corn-cake too.
Never shall we forget the experience of endeavoring to improvise a corn-cake the next morning for breakfast.
Pour in the corn-cake mixture and add one more cup of sweet milk, but do not stir afterwards.