The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina
Passmore & Alabaster, 1862 - 48 páginas
The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina by John Andrew Jackson, first published in 1862, is a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world. This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced appreciation.
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... when she came to , he ordered him to continue , which Toney did ; but at length
made a pause , and told his master that he had given her fifty lashes , but the
brutal answer was , “ Give me the whip , and I will give her the other fifty , which
For this reason , this minister of religion gave him from twenty - five to one
hundred lashes , and fifty blows with the paddle , which so frightened the negro
that he ran away into the woods ; but was caught , and again whipped , and put
into the ...
This youth ordered every negro to pick one cwt . of cotton each day - which was
almost impossible for them to do — and on their not presenting that amount of
cotton at the machine , he gave them from twenty - five to fifty lashes each ; so
... she must come , " answered Mack , “ and if she does not come , I ' ll give her
twenty - five lashes to - morrow morning . ... my father will give me the Creek
Swamp plantation and fifty niggers , and then I will buy a cowhide whip , well
... and then he would give him fifty lashes , which sometimes would cause him to
fly to the woods ; and when he returned ... and when my master heard of it , he
tied my mother up and gave her ninety lashes , but did not touch the other woman