has been collecting chips longer than most.
His collections of ivory, mother-of-pearl, clay poker chips, and
casino chips, as well as antique gambling and cheating devices,
are among the most extensive known.
His experience and search for further
information about chips and their history initially led to his
contributions to Dale Seymour’s Antique Gambling Chips.
Allan has written articles for Casino Chip and Token News, and
is well known among the collecting hobby because of the
assistance he’s provided to new collectors and his constant
willingness to share whatever information he has been able to
'Doc' Myers is one of the past co-authors, along
with Michael Knapp and Ernie Wheelden, of The Chip Rack and The
Gaming Table, two standard reference works for chip collectors.
All three are members of the CC>CC 'Hall of Fame'.
Allan and his wife Diane live in