Grandma Jean's Baked Oysters~ From Savoring Cape Cod
In 1838, J.A. Stubbs, opened a stall at historic Faneuil Hall Market in Boston. He shipped oysters from beds in Wellfleet, Pocasset, Rhode Island and Maryland. In his guide to Cape Cod, Thoreau made memorable an overnight at the home of a colorful character, "The Wellfleet Oysterman, who lived on Williams Pond.
note: My husband currently has an oyster bed along the Audubon in Wellfleet today.
"THE WORLD IS MY OYSTER!" SAYS WELLFLEET
2dozen oysters, opened and on the half shell
1/2 cseasond bread crumbs
1 Tbspolive oil
1 Tbspbutter or margarine
3 sliceof bacon
·salt and pepper to taste