The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina
Passmore & Alabaster, 1862 - 48 páginas
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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
Mack English once tied down a slave named Old Prince , and gave him one
hundred lashes with the whip , and fifty blows with the paddle , because he could
not work fast enough to please him . A slaveholder named Mr . Wilson , having
The next morning he tied her up and cut her naked back all over ; the further
particulars are too revolting to tell . · We will now relate his death . He went with
his father one summer to the White Sulphur Springs . There he was taken ill , and
Once , as the mule was kicking , my master came into the field , and said that I
spoiled the mule ; he then at once tied me up and gave me fifty lashes . One
morning , as he was going to whip me again , I started off for the swamp , and he
set five ...
Then , Burl Quiney tied his hands and tied him to a tree , and gave him one
hundred lashes ; he then ordered him to do his duty , but the poor old nigger -
driver was unable . Two slaves , named Isaac and Prince , took him on a hand .