Keba Jones, 35, of St. Louis, picks up some essential items to prepare a traditional New Year’s Day meal that is common in the South. Black-eyed peas are seen as a symbol of good luck and prosperity for the new year. Eating them on Jan. 1 will ensure good health and an abundance of wealth in the new year.
Keba Jones, 35, of St. Louis, picks up some essential items to prepare a traditional New Year’s Day meal that is common in the South. Black-eyed peas are seen as a symbol of good luck and prosperity for the new year. Eating them on Jan. 1 will ensure good health and an abundance of wealth in the new year. Jaye Hodges jhodges@bnd.com
Keba Jones, 35, of St. Louis, picks up some essential items to prepare a traditional New Year’s Day meal that is common in the South. Black-eyed peas are seen as a symbol of good luck and prosperity for the new year. Eating them on Jan. 1 will ensure good health and an abundance of wealth in the new year. Jaye Hodges jhodges@bnd.com