One day, Mr. Summers organize a lottery in the town. All of the people gathered at 10:00, with stones with them. Mr. Summers has a box with pieces of paper. Everyone's family are written on those paper. He calls up all the men of each family to draw a piece of paper. After drawing it, it turns out the Hutchinson family have picked the marked piece of paper so they put more pieces of paper in the box. Afterwards, the Hutchinson family picks a piece of paper out of the box. Tess Hutchinson, one of the Hutchinson family, picked the paper with the black dot. She went in front of the people and said that the lottery is unfair. So, the people throw stones at her. She was stoned to death.