Trading on Calabash name just might require a trademark

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By Laura Lewis, Reporter

An ongoing go-round between restaurant owners about claims to use of the names “Miss Calabash” and “Mrs. Calabash” has spurred food for thought (see write-up on this week’s food page in the Tides section of the Beacon).

When Calabash restaurateurs Shawn Bellamy and Crystal Coleman-Nixon challenged a new restaurant about use of anything even remotely resembling Miss, Mrs. or, as we say down South, Miz or Mamaw Calabash, a nosy reporter—aka me—started nosing around.

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