Flags in the Dust, 242 (Event)

Page Number: 
242
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
Stood in the do' of that sto' the day them
Page Event Ends: 
243
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Told
Date: 
Monday, January 1, 1872 to Tuesday, December 31, 1872
Summary: 

Will Falls' story about Colonel Sartoris' murder of two "carpet-baggers" and intimidation of Negroes who wanted to vote.

Chronological Order: 
16.00
Keywords: 
Murder Violence_Racial Disenfranchisement Reconstruction
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