Cavanagh Communion wafers
This is an Boston Globe excerpt and video about the Smithfield, Rhode Island communion wafer company which has been in operation since 1940. Fascinating- just click on the link to see the video of how wafers are made.
“SMITHFIELD, R.I. – There are very few recession-proof businesses left in the world, but the Cavanagh family of Rhode Island thinks they may have one – they make Communion wafers for millions of churchgoers each week. . . .” To read the rest of the article and see the video click on this link http://www.boston.com/news/local/rhode_island/articles/2008/11/30/breaded_bliss/?page=2