Origin of pound cake
Examples from the Web for pound cake
If there is anything I love better than father and mother, brother and sister, it's pound-cake.
The girls in Hayesboro are the sustaining kind of friends, like pound-cake, sweetened and beautifully frosted.Over Paradise Ridge|Maria Thompson Daviess
The dessert was egg-nogg, and Confederate pound-cake made from bolted cornmeal.Old Times in Dixie Land|Caroline E. Merrick
Meal enough to make the batter of the consistency of pound-cake batter.Housekeeping in Old Virginia|Marion Cabell Tyree
Her sisters to tea meant hot biscuits and plum sauce and pie and pound-cake and tea.Pembroke|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman