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By Darryl Kelly
The Help is the story of African-
American maids working in white
households in Jackson, Mississippi,
during the 1960’s.
...
 Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan is the daughter of a
white family whose cotton farm employs many
African Americans in the field...
 Abilene is a maid who takes care of children
and cleans. Her first job since her own 24-
year-old son, Treelore, died fr...
 Minny is Aibileen's friend who frequently tells
her employers what she thinks of them,
resulting in her having been fire...
 In the end, Skeeter release the novel and it
turns out to be sucess. She sends Minny 600
dollars and then Minny and Aibl...
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  1. 1. By Darryl Kelly
  2. 2. The Help is the story of African- American maids working in white households in Jackson, Mississippi, during the 1960’s. The Story follows the lives of three women. Skeeter, Abilene and Minny
  3. 3.  Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan is the daughter of a white family whose cotton farm employs many African Americans in the fields, as well as in the household. Skeeter has just finished college and comes home and she wants to become a writer.  Skeeter realizes that she wants to expose to the world in the form of a book the deplorable conditions the maids in the South endure in order to barely survive. Unfortunately such an exposé is a dangerous proposition, not just for Skeeter, but for any maids that agree to help her. Aibileen finally agrees to tell her story
  4. 4.  Abilene is a maid who takes care of children and cleans. Her first job since her own 24- year-old son, Treelore, died from an accident on his job, is tending the Leefolt household and caring for their toddler, Mae Mobley  Aibileen finally agrees to tell her story, but she cannot persuade any of her friends to join in the project.
  5. 5.  Minny is Aibileen's friend who frequently tells her employers what she thinks of them, resulting in her having been fired from nineteen jobs. Minny's most recent employer was Mrs. Walters, mother of Hilly Holbrook.  Minny also baked a pie for Mrs. Hilly, Mrs Hilly enjoyed the pie but as she was about to finish her second slice when Minny told her that the pie was full of her poop.
  6. 6.  In the end, Skeeter release the novel and it turns out to be sucess. She sends Minny 600 dollars and then Minny and Aiblene share the money with the other made who told their stories. Aibelene quits her job looking after Mae Mobly And then the film ends

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