Sometimes as a change it was made into "johnny cake," and then at others into mush.
This name has been corrupted in modern times into johnny cake.
Still more so when it had acquired sufficient hardness to be made into johnny cake by the aid of a tin grater.
One of the epithets they had for years called us is, "johnny cake Church."
“Miss Bethia spoke as coolly as if she had been speaking about the stirring up of a johnny cake,” Jem said.
We'd all get round de trough and drink wid our mouth and hold our johnny cake in our han's.
Sometime she would give us johnny cake an plenty of buttermilk to drink wid it.
Salt pork, johnny cake, honey, and game were the customary foods of the farmer in ye olden times.
He made a “johnny cake” board of willow wood to bake bread upon.
The youthful face of johnny cake, too, availed nothing in his favor.