Municipal Report & Jury of Her Peers

Length: 2 Pages 501 Words

Chris Pringle English 1010 Dr. Gabriel October 5, 2000 Essay Three People do whatever they can to get ahead. They would lie, cheat, and steal. The two stories “A Municipal Report” and “Jury of Her Peers” is said to have common plots. I do not find this to be true. Also the two stories attempt to reveal truths of human life. “A Municipal Report” was written by O’ Henry. What I took from the story is very odd. Truthfully I did not understand it. The intro starts by explaining geographical cities. It tells what relation the cities have to its people. Golden Gate city is badged as the New World. This may prove to be important. The beginning of the story starts in Nashville. A man, whose name I do not know, arrived by Continue...


The story "Jury of Her Peers has a slight meaning. She was arrested and awaited her charges. In a way this story does make sense. Wright claimed not to know who killed him. It was a company of Arabs and Zulus armed with whips. Here is a quick summary of the story. ------------------------------------------------------------------------Bibliography. This was before they got more serious in finding a motive. Hale tells the authorities that on the previous morning he found Mr. The men mock women's trifles and jokingly caution them not to miss any clues. "Jury of Her Peers was written in 1917 by Susan Glaspell. He explained the Nashville drizzle and smell.