Winnie Allen receives congratulations after winning the Crisfield Maryland oyster shucking contest.
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Tuesday, February 22, 2011
A Tribute To Win Allen
The other day I received a comment asking when Allen's Clam Bar was established in New Gretna.
July 24, 2009 photo by Pete Stemmer.
While I am still tracking down that information, I stumbled across a tribute to Win Allen, who had just passed away, published in the March 14, 1996 edition of the Tuckerton Beacon. I thought I would share it with you. It was written by Ed Hitzel, a restaurant critic who ate at Allen's Clam Bar over the years. He developed a warm friendship with Winnie.