Mr. Hopkins remained had a short time in the office of overseer. He lacked the necessary severity to suit Colonel Lloyd. so Mr. Hopkins was succeeded by Mr. Austin Gore.
You Are Fired Hopkins.
Mr. Gore was a grave man, and, though a young man, he indulged in no jokes and said no funny words. His words were in perfect keeping with his looks, and his looks were in perfect keeping with his words.
You guys better finish your work, or else...
Demby plunged himself into a creek,and stood there, refusing to come out. Mr. Gore told him that he would give him three calls, and if he did not come out at the third call, he would shoot him. Demby did not leave, so he got shot.
You better come out DEMBY!
Mr. Thomas Lanman, of St. Michael’s, killed two slaves, he killed one with a hatchet, by knocking his brains out. He boasted of the commission of the awful and bloody deed.
FD's wifes cousin had been set that night to mind Mrs. Hicks’s baby, and during the night she fell asleep, and the baby cried. S They were both in the room with Mrs.Hicks. Mrs. Hicks jumped from her bed, seized an oak stick of wood by the fireplace, and with it broke the girl’s nose and breastbone, ending her life
After killing one of Lloyds slaves, Mr. Bondly came over to see Colonel Lloyd the next day,whether to pay him for his property, or to justify himself in what he had done,