"Notice," warns this street-fair placard, the likes of which you won't see in New York, "the food being sold at this booth has not been prepared in a commercial kitchen. The wholesomeness is solely that of the vendor," it continues, in a positive but unverified vein. The final word, that "hands must be washed before handling food," is a good practice for all concerned. Now just try finding somewhere to freshen up!
Elizabeth, New Jersey
(The 2012 festival was held in September)