Short Answer Questions Key
1. What is the date at the beginning of this story?
February 18, 1931
2. Who is trying to fly at the start of the novel?
3. What is Robert Smith's profession?
4. What is another name for the hospital in the story?
No Mercy Hospital
5. Where is the person in #2 trying to fly?
6. Who is the first woman to deliver a 'colored baby' at Mercy Hospital?
7. What is the name of the baby delivered in #6?
8. Which of these names does not belong in the Dead family?
9. What does Macon Dead do for work?
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