"Skirmish at Sartoris", 70 (Event)

Page Number: 
70
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
It was Louvinia that told about it, about how
Page Event Ends: 
70
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Told
Date: 
Sunday, August 6, 1865 to Thursday, August 31, 1865
Summary: 

Louvinia recounts how Denny and Ringo told the ladies waiting for the wedding reception that "Drusilla and Cousin John" had killed "Them two Burdens" (70). Louisa is outraged that "Drusilla and that man are not married yet" (70).

Chronological Order: 
30.00
Keywords: 
Violence:Shooting Reconstruction Wedding
Indeterminate Date Range: 
7393

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