Coney islands are served often at fairs. This meat mixture also makes excellent sloppy joes. Fast and easy.
- Cook beef, onion and green pepper until meat is browned.
- Add tomato sauce, water, chili powder, paprika, salt and pepper.
- Simmer 15 minutes.
- Cover frankfurters in cold water in a saucepan.
- Bring to boil.
- Simmer 5 minutes.
- Place frankfurters in warm buns.
- (or top hamburger buns with meat mixture).
- Top each with meat mixture.