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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Her patriots , like Jefferson , though himself & slaveholder , yet steadily resented
the influence of that growing evil . At that time , Franklin spoke through the press ,
and memorials from all the States were sent to King George . The king was ...
... he went to the house and brought a tumblerful of castor oil , and forced him to
drink it , and then said , “ Now get up , you rascal , or I will whip you , " and made
him continue his work ; but his conscience smote him , and he sent for a doctor ...
But from that time he began to get worse , and went home and sent for the doctor
, Mr . Miller . The following conversation then took place :“ Doctor , I am very sick ,
can you help me ? ” The doctor , after feeling his pulse , replied , “ I can ' t save ...
But the master tied a rope round her neck and sent her back to his son , who
immediately ordered two flat irons to be put on the fire , and had her laid down on
a log , and made three negroes , by the names of Frank , Save , and Peter , hold
She sent back to say , “ I ' m nursing my baby and can ' t come . ” “ 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