"Fool About a Horse", 124 (Event)

Page Number: 
124
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
So we didn't get to town until that afternoon.
Page Event Ends: 
126
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Thursday, July 8, 1880 to Saturday, July 31, 1880
Summary: 

Despite Pap's own carefully crafted scheme to recoup his own "honor" and that of Yoknapatawpha, "Pat Stamper shows how come he was Pat Stamper" by outmaneuvering him in an intricately described swap of horses and mules (125).

Chronological Order: 
12.00
Keywords: 
Horse-Trading, Scheming, Naivete, Mock-Heroism, Honor, Overreaching
Indeterminate Date Range: 
11716

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