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Who killed Bob Ewell in To Kill a Mockingbird?

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The circumstances around Bob Ewell's death seem a little bit mysterious. Bob was likely drunk when he attacked Jem and Scout while they were walking home from school after the evening pageant event; after the confusion of the attack in the dark, Jem ended up with an injured arm, and Bob Ewell...

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