"'Don't be silly, Jean Louise,' said Aunt
Alexandra, 'The thing is, you can scrub Walter Cunningham till he shines, you can put him in shoes and a new suit, but he'll
never be like Jem. Besides, there's a drinking streak in that family a mile wide. Finch women aren't interested in that sort
Scout: "Somewhere, I had received the impression that
Fine Folks were people who did the best they could with the sense they had, but Aunt Alexandra was of the opinion, obliquely
expressed, that the longer a family had been squatting on one patch of land the finer it was."