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Cannery Row

Cannery Row

by John Steinbeck

Cannery Row Chapter 27 Summary

  • Word has gotten around about the party, and everyone in Cannery Row is getting super psyched and choosing gifts for Doc.
  • But, since this is Cannery Row, the gifts are kind of odd—like stray-auto-parts weird.
  • Doc gets wind of the party and wisely prepares by hiding the valuables and buying the food he's pretty sure the party-planners will forget.

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