If you don't believe me, ask Jim Abicht, owner of The Christmas Store on Main Street in Smithfield, Virginia.
"In a town that calls itself the Ham Capital of the World, it's one of the necessities of doing business," he
Hamming It Up
This town has long been famous for Smithfield ham, that salt-cured, ruby-hued delicacy that defines the flavor of Virginia.
Smithfield hugs the banks of the Pagan River, a marsh-fringed tributary of the mighty James