To Kill a Mockingbird

How did people catch hookworms?

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People caught hookworms by walking barefoot through barnyards and wallows. 

Walter Cunningham’s face told everybody in the first grade he had hookworms. His absence of shoes told us how he got them. People caught hookworms going barefooted in barnyards and hog wallows.


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