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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... as she married a minister named Brailly , when I was very young ; but , as far
as I know , she was the best of the three . Martha , the youngest , was very bad . I
will give a specimen of her abilities . One day , as she was THE EXPERIENCE
... she asked her husband , Gamble M Farden ( a member of the Salem Brick
Church , who was , if possible , worse than herself , and she was a member also )
to give her a hundred lashes , and he took her and hung her up by the hands to
I will repeat his words : “ Never mind , you old rascal , when I get better I ' ll give
you sixty lashes , - never mind , you old rascal you . ” But from that time he began
to get worse , and went home and sent for the doctor , Mr . Miller . The following ...
This tyrant was going to give him fifty lashes again one evening , on the scaffold
where they weigh the cotton , about ten feet high ; and Isaac jumped down in the
dark on a snaggy stump and ruined his feet , and could not work for more than a ...
Go and tell her I don ' t care about her baby , she must come , " answered Mack , “
and if she does not come , I ' ll give her twenty - five lashes to - morrow morning . ”
“ Go and tell him , Esau , my husband will be coming , and I can ' t come ...