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slap·jack

 (slăp′jăk′)
n.
1. A pancake; a flapjack.
2. A card game in which each player tries to be the first to slap with the hand any jack that is dealt face-up.

slapjack

(ˈslæpˌdʒæk)
n
1. (Card Games) a simple card game
2. (Cookery) US another word for pancake
[C19: from slap + jack1]

slap•jack

(ˈslæpˌdʒæk)

n.
a flapjack or griddlecake.
[1790–1800]
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Camping with Sasquatch on the other hand is a light, quick card game that's a cross between Rummy and Slapjack. Fast, fun and "furry-ous" with silly artwork, this looks to be the "next big thing" in games.
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Of special note is the section on 'Hearty Breakfast' with dishes ranging from Indian Slapjack, to Hasty Pudding, to Red Flannel Hash, and more!
But if you don't start cooperating, I'm gonna put the muthafuckers behind your back, take this slapjack, and start working that head over, you understand?
Weddle.(121) In Weddle, the defendant sent his wife's lover -- Angleberger -- three letters: one threatened to "hunt [Angleberger] down and eliminate him from the picture"; the second stated, "You are going to pay for what you did"; and the third contained three bullets with Angleberger's name and address affixed to them.(122) Weddle also attempted to run Angleberger off the road and then chased him to his home and attempted to assault him with a "slapjack."(123)
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The North Dakota Senior Olympics state meet sparked Maxwell's interest, and after a month or two of "some slapjack training" including a homemade landing pit that Maxwell dug up in his own backyard, he came home with a bronze medal in the long jump, and his athletic career found new life.
Farther on he beheld great fields of Indian corn with its golden ears peeping from their leafy coverts and holding out the promise of cakes and hasty pudding; and the yellow pumpkins lying beneath them turning up their fair round bellies to the sun, and giving ample prospects for the most luxurious of pies; and anon he passed the fragrant buckwheat fields, breathing the odor of the beehive, and as he beheld them, soft anticipation stole over his mind of dainty slapjacks, well buttered and garnished with honey or treacle by the delicate little dimpled hand of Katrina Van Tassel.
Here also was the very first recipe for "Indian Slapjacks" and "Johnny Cake," or "Hoe Cake" which was to become an American staple under several other names during the following centuries.
Here also was the very first recipe for "Indian slapjacks," and "Johnny Cake" or "Hoe Cake" which was to become an American staple under several other names during the following centuries.