May 5, 1940: Owner of Freddies Doughnuts patents his way into doughnut history

The name Freddies Doughnuts conjures mouthwatering memories for generations of Buffalonians, many of whom will tell you they’ve never tasted a better doughnut than the ones they ate at the corner of Main and Michigan in Buffalo. That doughnut shop is long gone, but the name Frederick Maier — Freddie himself — lives on in hundreds of doughnut shops around … Continue reading May 5, 1940: Owner of Freddies Doughnuts patents his way into doughnut history