The Hamlet, 138 (Event)

Text: 
Page Number: 
138
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
Once - it was one of the football trips
Page Event Ends: 
139
Era: 
Turn of the Century (1890-1913)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Sunday, September 1, 1889 to Thursday, November 30, 1893
Notes: 

Checked 12/28/2016 JB

Summary: 

Labove remembers how on one of his football trips he saw an African-American get shot. The man appears to be dead, but when they undid all of his clothing the "bullet rolled out onto the platform, bloodless" (139).

Chronological Order: 
64.00
Keywords: 
Action: Shooting; Cultural Issue: Race
Indeterminate Date Range: 
12103

Event