Early meatball recipes are hard to find and nobody is sure where the meatball originated.
Having 3 aunts and 5 uncles, all from
"If I had it to do over again, I would have made a different kind of pie. The pie I threw at Mark made a terrific mess, but a blueberry pie would have been even better, since it would have permanently ruined his new blazer, the one he bought with Thelma. But Betty said bring a key lime pie, so I did."
Heartburn by Nora Ephron