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See also: shoo-fly pie
- A fluffy pie made from molasses, traditional among the Pennsylvania Dutch.
1945, Sammy Gallop (music), “Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy”:
- Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy / Make your eyes light up / Your tummy say, "Howdy." / Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy / I never get enough of that wonderful stuff.