Sweet history of doughnuts

POSTED: 11:24 AM PDT Jun 07, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Jun 02, 2016 

In honor of Friday's National Doughnut Day, take a look at the history of this deep-fried treat.

Red Cross hands out doughnuts
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American Red Cross

Doughnuts once again became patriotic fare during World War II. That time it was Red Cross workers known as "doughnut dollies" who were handing out doughnuts to troops on the front lines.


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