Mr. Cunningham's gang arrives at the jail where Tom Robinson is held. The mob shows up to lynch Tom Robinson, but is stopped by Atticus.
Scout runs through Mr. Cunningham's mob to help Atticus, who is surrounded by the mob. The men don't try to stop Scout, as she quickly reaches Atticus.
Scout kicks a member of the mob who has picked up Jem. The man doubles over in pain, after Scout's kick misses high. Surprisingly, there is no retaliation. The man, due to pain, drops Jem.
Scout begins to talk to Mr. Cunningham about entailments in order to defuse the situation. After being ignored, Mr. Cunningham finally responds to Scout bluntly. After saying his reply, Mr. Cunningham and his mob leaves.