Dumb cake

a cake made in silence by girls on St. Mark's eve, with certain mystic ceremonies, to discover their future husbands.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Pen also will write a short musical to serve as a companion piece to The Dumb Cake and compose incidental music for select McCarter performances.