Book Companion Logo  A RAGE IN HARLEM by Chester Himes
Characters By Chapter
EDITOR:
Kristian Fabricante
QUICK EDITION (QE)
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CH FIRST NAME LAST NAME DESCRIPTION
1Hank A money counterfeiter.
 Jackson Protagonist. Aka: Bruzz.
 Jodie Hank's colleague.
 ImabellePerkinsJackson's girlfriend.
 H. ExodusClayJackson's boss. The undertaker.
 MamaJacksonJackson's mother.
 Marcus Mr. Clay's embalmer.
2Margie Imabelle's sister.
 Mr.CanefieldJackson's neighbor.
 Gaines The reverend.
3Stack Of DollarsOne of the gamblers.
 AbieThe JewOne of the gamblers.
 Red HorseA professional gambler in Harlem.
 Four-Four A professional gambler in Harlem.
 Coot A professional gambler in Harlem.
 SweetWineA pimp.
 RockCandyA pimp.
 Chink A pimp.
 Beauty A pimp.
 DocHendersonA dentist.
 MisterFootA numbers banker.
 Goldy Jackson's twin brother.
4Gabriel Goldy's other alias.
5BigKathyGoldy's roommate. A whorehouse owner.
 LadyGypsyA fortune-telling fraud.
 MotherGooseGoldy's guardian.
8Coffin EdJohnsonThe Harlem's famous detective.
 Grave DiggerJonesJohnson's partner.
 Teena A prostitute.
 Walker The prospector who discovered the lost gold mine in Mexico.
 Mr.MorganA big-time financier in Los Angeles.
 Goldsmith A gold assayer. The marshal that Jackson met. Aka: Slim, Skinner.
 GusParsonsMr. Morgan's contact. A real estate broker.
10Joe The bartender.
20Big Fats The fat man that Jackson met.
21Eddie The cellar restaurant owner.
 Billie A restaurant owner.
 Lucky A cabaret owner.
23Jeanie One of Billie's girls.
 Carol Hank's companion.
24JohnLawrenceThe young assistant D.A.
 JoeSimpsonMr. Clay's lawyer.
 
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