Injun Joe

Injun Joe

stabs town doctor to death. [Am. Lit.: Tom Sawyer]
See: Murder
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Say, Huck, I know another o' them voices; it's Injun Joe.
Potter and Injun Joe were carrying a handbarrow with a rope and a couple of shovels on it.
Yes, and you done more than that," said Injun Joe, approaching the doctor, who was now standing.
Injun Joe sprang to his feet, his eyes flaming with passion, snatched up Potter's knife, and went creeping, catlike and stooping, round and round about the combatants, seeking an opportunity.
Presently, when the moon emerged again, Injun Joe was standing over the two forms, contemplating them.
Where I found fun, her attention ran to the confusion, conflict, and bloody violence on display in the action of the novel, and most especially in the at once frightening and pitiable figure of Injun Joe.
Injun Joe, the actual murderer, tries to kill Tom during the hearing in court and makes a hasty exit.
We were introduced to the splendour of the Mississippi and the Great Outdoors by Tom Sawyer, Huck Finn and Injun Joe.
Pictured, left to right, hiding behind gravestones are Tom Sawyer played by Andrew Craig, Huckleberry Finn (Christopher Atkinson), while Injun Joe, played by Steven Close, is about to murder Dr Robinson (Matthew Reynolds) bottom left after knocking out Muff Potter, played by Stephen Heatley.
Though The Fantasticks isn't 1/100th nearly as good, where would Tom Sawyer be without Injun Joe or The Merchant of Venice be without Shylock?
Injun Joe turns out to be the first of a dangerous new breed of self-aware Zum and must be stopped before he can raise an army.
The words do not distinguish Injun Joe from any other character, nor do they indicate a region, community, class, or race.