Going to Meet the Man


  • Jesse, a deputy sheriff
  • Grace, Jesse's wife
  • Big Jim C (possibly a reference to Jim Crow as well as a reference to Alabama Sherif Jim Clarke, who orchestrated violence against those participating in the Voting Rights march from Selma to Montgomery )
  • Mrs. Julia Blossom
  • Otis, Jesse's childhood black friend

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