Bill Hutchinson went over to his wife and forced the slip of paper out of her hand. It had a black spot on it, the black spot Mr. Summers had made the night before with the heavy pencil in the coal company office. Bill Hutchinson held it up, and there was a stir in the crowd
It's Tessie, Show us her paper. Bill
All right, folks." Mr. Summers said. "Let's finish quickly.