The Hamlet, 150 (Event)

Text: 
Page Number: 
150
Order within Page: 
4
First 8-10 words of event: 
He grew up with a negro lad for his sole companion.
Page Event Ends: 
151
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Friday, January 1, 1875 to Thursday, December 31, 1885
Notes: 

Checked 12/30/2016 JB

Summary: 

Hoake grows up with a Negro companion who he violently beats when they turn six and seven respectively. After this, Hoake makes an arrangement, allowing him to whip his companion regularly for financial compensation.

Chronological Order: 
32.00
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Themes: Companionship, Violence, Sadism, Racial Relations

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