"Lion", 189 (Event)

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189
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2
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except that nigger that time. That was several years
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189
Era: 
Turn of the Century (1890-1913)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 1901 to Thursday, December 31, 1903
Summary: 

To describe Boon's incompetence with guns, the narrator tells how, "several years ago" in town, Boon missed four times before his fifth shot hit and killed a Negro who was also trying to shoot him (189). One of Boon's stray shots hit a passing black woman "in the leg" (189).

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Violence:Shooting, Violence:Interracial
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