Flags in the Dust, 114 (Event)

Page Number: 
114
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
They passed through the gates and onto the road
Page Event Ends: 
117
Era: 
World War I(1914-1919)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 1919 to Monday, June 30, 1919
Summary: 

Young Bayard terrifies Simon by the speed at which he drives, and scares two groups of blacks driving in mule-drawn wagons. After Simon gets out of the car, Bayard drives past the statue in the cemetery of Colonel Sartoris and into town.

Chronological Order: 
100.00
Keywords: 
Movement_Car Violence_Racial Folk_Belief Past_Monument
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