Provide seven passages of Bob Ewell with page number.  

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Quotations from To Kill a Mockingbird concerning Bob Ewell and the Ewell family.

  • Atticus said the Ewells had been the disgrace of Maycomb for three generations. None of them had done an honest days work in his recollection. (Chapter 3, p. 330)
  • The jury couldn't possibly be expected to take Tom Robinson's word against the Ewells. (Chapter 9, p. 68)
  • In answer to the clerk's booming voice, a little bantam cock of a man rose and strutted to the stand... (Chapter 17, p. 170)
  • The varmints had a lean time of it for the Ewells gave the dump a thorough gleaning each day. (Chapter 17, p. 170)
  • "--I seen that black nigger yonder ruttin' on my Mayella." (Chapter 17, p. 173)
  • His back was to us, but I could see his broad shoulders and bull-thick neck. He could have easily done it. (Chapter 17, p. 178)
  • "Too proud to fight, you nigger-lovin' bastard?" Miss Stephanie said Atticus said, "No, too old," put his hands in his pockets and strolled on. (Chapter 23, p. 217)

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