The Lottery

Updated: 9/7/2021
The Lottery

Storyboard Text

  • On June 27, it was a clear sunny day. All the town's people gathered in the town square for the annual lottery.
  • Mr. Summers is the lottery host. He prepares and ensures everyone attends.
  • The lottery did not begin until Tessie arrived, and everyone was accounted for.
  • The Hutchinson family drew the unlucky slip. Tessie stated her husband was rushed.
  • Everyone in the family drew a slip from the black box. Tessie picked the slip with the black dot. 
  • Tessie continued to protest, "It wasn't fair." as a result, Tessie was stoned to death according to the rules of the annual event.