Hiram wanting to get a summer job
Hiram wanting to visit cousins in Alabama
Hiram wanting to go back to Mississippi to spend summers with grampa
It demanded that Hiram be allowed to visit based on grampa's "Grandparent Rights."
It explained that since Hiram was old enough to drive, he was old enough to make his own decisions about whether to come or not.
Grampa explained that he has suffered a stroke and needed someone to help him for a while, until he got his strength back.
His lifesaving merit badge instructor
His baseball coach
A snapping turtle
Because Ralph Remington reminded him of his friends in Arizona
Because Ralph Remington talked in circles
Because he only liked having conversations with his grampa
He got a stomach cramp
Hit his head on a rock
Athletes & artists
Parents & teachers
Negroes & white students