Old Yeller

Old Yeller

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  • Old Yeller By Fred Gipson
  • By Ethan Zonis
  • Exposition
  • It's Texas in the 1860's and Travis, Arliss, and Mama have just found a stray dog after Papa left for Kansas. they named him Old Yeller.
  • You thieving​ rascal!
  • Rising Action
  • Travis fell of a ledge and was attacked by hogs. He was severely injured but Old Yeller saved him
  • Climax
  • After going through so much with Old Yeller, Yeller saves the family from a hydrophobia plagued wolf, only to be bitten. Travis had to shoot him.
  • Falling Action
  • Travis' dad came home and they had a talk about life and Old Yeller. He brought Travis a horse and tried to make him feel better
  • Resolution
  • The dog that Bud Searcy's grandaughter, Lisbeth, gave to Travis rose his sprirts when he stole cornbread, just like Yeller stole meat. Travis was reminded of what his dad said and felt happy.
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