Never a suggestion as to suppers of pickles and pound-cake, never a hint about midnight dancing and hurried daytime ways.
Hot coffee, corn bread and biscuit were passed to each guest, and a piece of pound-cake and a little preserved fruit for dessert.
Mrs. Piper says eel-jumbles, and sassafras-pie, and pound-cake; all made in five minutes!
Meal enough to make the batter of the consistency of pound-cake batter.
“My son gets very tired,” Mrs. Anderson said, softly, as she passed the pound-cake again to her caller.
The floral tribute was to be sumptuous, and Amanda had sent to San Francisco for pound-cake.
They were at the canned peaches and pound-cake by this time.
If there is anything I love better than father and mother, brother and sister, it's pound-cake.
If pound-cake could be had at the price of corn-bread, does it not strike you that the community would consume little else?
As she spoke she seemed to hear again the smacking of the lips over the pound-cake.