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"The Abalone King of Monterey" Lecture with Tim Thomas

Saturday, June 28, 2 p.m.

June 10, 2014
Media Contact:  Jeanne McCombs
Monterey Public Library, Monterey, California
831.646.3949 /

The Monterey Public Library presents historian and author Tim Thomas discussing his newest book, The Abalone King of Monterey, the story of how, in 1908, Monterey restaurateur "Pop" Ernest Doelter elevated rubbery gastropods into an epicurean delight, on Saturday, June 28, 2 p.m.   The lecture will be followed by book sale and signing.

Adults and mature teens are invited to attend.  Admission is free, but reservations are required.  Call (831) 646.-3949 or email  The Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey. 

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