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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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 ...
During the inquest , Thomas English said , “ Let this be an example to you
niggers ; ” but I ( Jackson ) said in my mind , “ No , let it be an example to you and
your mother . " CHAPTER III . MY MISTRESS . My mistress was a native of South
He told me if I did not sell them to him , the first time he caught me when patrolling
, he would whip me ; but I did not mind that either ; but when my mistress kept tor .
menting me about them , I told Daniel he might have them for thirteen dollars ...
Meanwhile , I went in the night and purchased it of the slave with some fowls . As
my master had just then gone out of his mind I could keep it with greater impunity
, so that at length I went to a camp meeting on it . My mistress ' grandson MY ...
James Law then returned , convinced in his own mind that the Squire was an
honest man , and did not trade with slaves . And Alex received his five dollars .
So the Squire went on trading as usual ; but he adopted the plan of having the