By Maria Balinska
What Goes Round: A Bagel Timeline
The closing of the Upper West Side Manhattan location of H&H Bagels this summer caused a citywide uproar. Here at the Forward, however, we’re taking the long view. Why does the bagel inspire such affection? How did it become so popular? How, indeed, did it come about at all? The bagel’s beginnings are shrouded in…
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