The New Indians Author:Stan Steiner In the quiet of the courthouse square, the dark-skinned men sat under the leafless trees, waiting. With brooding and ominous eyes they scrutinized the town. Hundred of Indians squatted there with old pistols in their belts, or they leaned on the aged trees, eyeing their pickup trucks, where thy had hidden their rifles. — A hunter was on trial fo... more »r killing a deer. The deerslayer was a Cherokee name John Chewie.