Henrietta Collyer Pollit - This person is formidable, with a slender gambler's nose, sharp oval face, a bitter set to a discolored mouth, scornful nostrils, and uncommon height.
Sam Pollit - This person is a naturalist by profession, working for the university.
Louisa Pollit - This person is eleven years old, the child of a dead mother.
Ernie Pollit - This person begins to understand the family situation and becomes alarmed by the family's finances.
Josephine Pollit - This person is a teacher who is a central figure in the family.
Bonnie Pollit - This person helps out with a sibling's family and has difficulty finding a place in the world.
Angela Kydd - This person is an eccentric neighbor.
Bert Anderson - This person is a long time friend who serves as a sounding board and savior.
Pollit Children - These people are seven in number...
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