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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... 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
His fears returning afresh , he fled to the woods , but hunger compelled him to
return . When he got back he was put into irons , and taken out next morning and
hung up , and received a hundred lashes ; and when the stripes were partially ...
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 ...
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