Mr, Summers is arriving with the black box as boys are gathering stones and the girls are gossiping.
Mr. Summers has the black box set up as people are gathering around in a circle around the black box.
Families are starting to pull out paper from the black box. Mr. Hutchinson draws from the black box.
Mr. Hutchinson pulls out the paper with the black dot on it. His family now has to draw from the box to determine who will get stoned to death. Tessie throws a fit about it not being fair that her husband drew the chosen paper.
The Hutchinsons start to draw. First Little Dave, next Nancy, then Bill Jr, then finally Tessie. Tessie ended up with the black dot.
The people of the town start to murder Tessie with big stones, as she weeps.