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1906

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Fear

United States - Mary is scared out of her wits by a "sinister, unfamiliar," looming black face in the forest; then is rescued, romantically, by a white man; and discusses her misadventures with her landlady. Resolution is choppily outlined by Du Bois in present tense on third page. Previously called "Wilda Is Frightened"; see mums312-b236-i044.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers