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  • Jeannie jealous of tea cake and Nunkie
  • Nunkie took tea cakes working tickets and he ran after her
  • everybody left after the picking season was over
  • tea cake and Janie started to hang out with the Bahaman drummers from the Bahamas
  • Mrs. Turner had an eating restaurant is a Turner had white features thin lips a pointed nose he did not think she looked black
  • Mrs. Turner hated tea cake because he was too black thought he must‘ve been rich and Janie told him he had nothing
  • Mrs. Turner wanted Janie to meet her brother, Mrs. Turner’s brother was out of work that he was a fine carpenter according to Mrs. Turner

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  • Mrs. Turner hated Booker T. Washington because he was the white folks nigger
  • Janie thought this was wrong
  • tea cake met Mr. Turner and his son on the street and he thought Mr. Turner was a vanishing looking man that didn’t stand out and he was all blurred and dwindled and his face had been sandpaper
  • Mrs. Turner was used to Janie being cold because she thought white people were allowed to be mean to her but not black people so Jeannie was allowed to be mean to her because she looked white
  • Janeie and tea cake visited Palm Beach, Fort Myers, Fort Lauderdale until the new picking season started again
  • Mrs. Turner brother came to town and she brought him over to introduce him to Janie and Tea cake got jealous and hit Janie
  • you could see on Janie’s face where he slapped her and everyone thought that was a good thing so Jeannie just cried and didn’t hit him back so that was good
  • tea cake and the other man decided they were going to run Mrs. Turner out of town
  • Tea cake and other men were going to “drop rocks” against her which means run ms turner out of town
  • Mrs. Turner was serving beef stew and tea cake, stew beef, sop the bottom, , and motorboat got in a fight with Codamay and broke up the restaurant and Mrs. Turner fell down and her hand got smashed
  • tea cake said how nice Mrs. Turner was and how no one else could be mean to her so he was going to throw out Codemay
  • Mrs Turner decided to go back to Miami where people are civilized
  • Mrs. Turner son and brother were warned outside the café not get involved
  • Codamay and Sterritt gave her five dollars each for breaking mrs turners restaurant