This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Jack Dodds - He was a Butcher by trade, who secretly wanted to be a doctor. He served in WWII in North Africa with Ray Johnson.
Ray Johnson - He worked in insurance and gambled heavily on the horses in his spare time. He built up quite a reputation as a lucky gambler after the war, but it was more due to his skill with numbers than luck.
Vince Dodds (Pritchett) - He was taken in and raised by Amy and Jack Dodds, becoming their only child in a sense, because...
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