In Maycomb County, hunting out of season was a misdemeanor at law, a capitol felony in the eyes of the populace. Why would the populace feel this way in 1935? Please help!!

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Hunting out of season is frowned upon by the citizens of Maycomb because overhunting leads to no hunting.

Hunting is an important pastime in the South.  It is a tradition, especially for me, to go hunting during the season.  The townspeople know that if they hunt out of season the population of hunted animals will dwindle and no one will be able to hunt.  Scout is aghast when she learns that Bob Ewell is...

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