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A Blackjack Bargainer. Primary view of object titled ‘A Blackjack Bargainer’. Thumbnail image of item number 1 in: ‘A Blackjack Bargainer’. A Blackjack Bargainer. O Henry. The most disreputable thing in Yancey Goree’s law office was Goree himself, sprawled in his creakv old arm- chair. The rickety. Read A Blackjack Bargainer by O Henry for free at Read Print.

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A Blackjack Bargainer by O. Henry

The mountaineer took the chair Goree offered him. Feuds, slightly damaged — two hundred, I believe you said, Mr. Sarah Gray rated it it was ok Oct 22, Missis Garvey hev studied all about feuds.

Henry Project Written under the pseudonym O. When he was three years old, his mother died from tuberculosis. I didn’t see any particular meaning to the story or characters I gained significant perspective from.


Mark Ennis added it Apr 16, A little breeze wafted the cloud to one side, and a new, brightly painted carryall, drawn by a slothful gray horse, became visible. Pike began to talk of new shoes, a hogshead backjack tobacco to set in the corner, a new lock to his rifle; and, leading Martella to a certain spot on the mountain-side, he pointed out to her how a small cannon — doubtless a thing not beyond the scope of their fortune in price — might be planted so as to command and defend the sole accessible trail to the cabin, to the confusion of revenues and meddling strangers forever.

One day a party of spectacled, knickerbockered, and altogether absurd prospectors invaded the vicinity of the Garvey’s cabin.

So he had — twenty-four years ago; when Yancey’s father was his best friend. Thar’s somethin’ you got what me and Missis Garvey wants to buy. Aug 15, K. Simply put, the Portal to Texas History is transforming how we research, write and teach Texas history!

Hanane rated it liked it Bladkjack 30, His movement dislodged a heavy law book, which crashed upon the floor.

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After he failed to establish a small humorous weekly, he worked in poorly-run bank. Goree reached out one hand and groped until it rested upon Coltrane’s fingers, which held his bridle.

A Blackjack Bargainer

Now no direct heir of the Gorees survived except this plucked and singed bird of misfortune. Stooping, he drew the bargaine demijohn from under the table, and filled a tumbler from it. There’s no doubt but he’s considerably cracked.

Inside and along the fence, pokeberries, elders, sassafras, and sumac grew high and dense.

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The mountaineer crooked his long frame to look through the window in the direction indicated by the other.