"¢ Though the origins of the doughnut are lost in history, the making of the modern doughnut can be traced back to World War I and the Salvation Army. With troops weary and hungry after 36 consecutive days of rain in France, the Salvation Army gals mixed scrap ingredients and fried them in helmets. Sanitary? Maybe not, but a success? Most definitely.
"¢ Before you ask, according to Bartleby, both doughnut and donut are indeed acceptable spellings.
"¢ If you bake them, they will... READ ON