Song of Solomon Chapter 3 Summary and Analysis

Toni Morrison

Chapter 3 Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Feather: he is the pool hall owner in the crime-riddled section of town called the Blood Bank

Railroad Tommy: one of two owners of Tommy’s Barbershop on Tenth Street. He is a member of the Seven Days

Hospital Tommy: one of two owners of Tommy’s Barbershop and a member of the Seven Days

Anna Djvorak: the Hungarian woman who credits Dr. Foster with saving her son’s life in 1903. Ruth Dead comes to her granddaughter’s wedding

Father Padrew: the Catholic priest who presides over Mrs. Djvorak’s granddaughter’s marriage, and who gives communion to Ruth Dead

Empire State: he is a Seven Days member who kills a white boy in a school yard...

(The entire section is 1879 words.)