Example sentences for: jemima

How can you use “jemima” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Much the way the women personifying Betty Crocker, Aunt Jemima, and Columbia Pictures have been redesigned recently, participants drew an updated Jesus, logo of the popular religion Christianity.

  • But when I saw its kin threading up the collar Of the Colavita Extra Virgin Olive Oil, I scrubbed the cupboards with all The Formula 409 to be found, finding Larvae in the flour, in the corn Meal last used in the late-eighties, The creamy-style Skippy, the Basmati rice, The sesame seeds and Aunt Jemima Lite.

  • These are what is sometimes referred to as black memorabilia--including Aunt Jemima cookie jars, windup minstrel dancers, Amos and Andy faces, and the like--what another avid collector, Whoopi Goldberg, refers to as "Negrobilia."

  • Where food products are concerned, however, no one has ever held the exclusive right to lite . Therefore, both lite and light have been freely used in the names of products: e.g., Prince Light Spaghetti, Aunt Jemima Lite Syrup, Thank You Light Pie Filling, Whitman's Lite Chocolates, Wonder Light Buns , and even Alpo Lite Dog Food . Such products often have one third fewer calories than their nonlight counterparts, although that proportion might vary.

  • These Aunt Jemima cookie jars and Amos and Andy faces, dented and scarred with use, stare back at us as unnervingly as Diane Arbus freaks, but with the added accusation, at least to white viewers, that you made us this way.

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