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  • adj. Attributive form of flannel cake, noun.


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  • Old Dominion cooking -- the marrowy flannel-cake, the cellular waffle, the chicken melting in a beatitude of cream gravy: when the house is pressed with its hundreds of midsummer guests these choice individualities of kitchen chemistry are not attainable; but even then the bread, the roast, the coffee -- a great _chef_ is known by the quality of his simples -- are of the true Fifth Avenue style of excellence.

    Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 12, No. 31, October, 1873

  • There was a town down there, as flat as a flannel-cake, and called

    The Ransom of Red Chief


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