Carlie Lucas’s brother and Hazel Lucas’s uncle. With his sister-in-law, Dee, he tried to help maintain the Lucas family’s wheat crop, to no avail. By 1932, he was struggling to survive. He would rub a bit of axle grease on his cows’ udders to get some milk out of them.
C.C. Lucas Character Timeline in The Worst Hard Time
The timeline below shows where the character C.C. Lucas appears in The Worst Hard Time. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 5: Last of the Great Plowup
Chapter 8: In a Dry Land
Chapter 16: Black Sunday