In this 2005 Charlotte Observer file photo, Victor Werany, "The Chili Man", jokes around while preparing a hot dog for Joe Miller, center,  as Clay McCullough waits his turn during lunch time.
In this 2005 Charlotte Observer file photo, Victor Werany, "The Chili Man", jokes around while preparing a hot dog for Joe Miller, center, as Clay McCullough waits his turn during lunch time. David T. Foster III dfoster@charlotteobserver.com
In this 2005 Charlotte Observer file photo, Victor Werany, "The Chili Man", jokes around while preparing a hot dog for Joe Miller, center, as Clay McCullough waits his turn during lunch time. David T. Foster III dfoster@charlotteobserver.com