National Geographic : 1942 Mar
© National Geographic Society Macaroni Curing Suggests a Tapestry Display The 44-inch strands are hung evenly on wooden wands to cure for six days. The 12-story La Rosa plant in New York makes a million pounds a week. Macaroni takes the place of potatoes in Italy. Joaacnromes Dy J.Biaylor tiooerts Syrian Pastries Date from Arabian Nights' Times No written recipes exist forsome ofthese honey, fruit, and nut confections handed down through generations ofNicholas E.Abaid's family. He came from Damascus, Syria, to NewYork. His daughter holds a"birds' nests" cake.