Blues for Mister Charlie


Richard Henry, son of Meridian Henry

Meridian Henry, a Negro Minister.

Mother Henry, Meridian Henry’s mother.

Tom, Ken, Arthur, Juanita, Lorenzo, Pete, all Negro students.

Lyle Britten, a white store owner.

Jo Britten, Lyle’s wife.

Parnell James, editor of the local newspaper.

Papa D., Negro owner of a juke joint.

Hazel, Lillian, Susan, Ralph, Ellis, Rev. Phelps, George, all white townspeople.

The State

Counsel for the Bereaved

Congregation of Rev. Henry’s church, Pallbearers, Blacktown, Whitetown

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