Members of Sawmill Gang

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Members of Sawmill Gang
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Unnamed Members of Sawmill Gang
Race: 
Black
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Free Black
Rank: 
Minor
Vitality: 
Alive
Occupation: 
Production
Specific Job: 
Sawmill Workers
Real?: 
No
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Rider is the head of "a mill gang" at the sawmill (239). These other Negroes attend Mannie's funeral, and several of them try to help him in his grief. Presumably some of them are also among the workers who shoot dice after hours at the mill.

Note: 
sawmill gang, mourner, black funeral
Financial Status: 
laborer (works for wages)
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