He turned on his heel and banged the show-room door behind him, while Abe pulled up the shades and Hymie turned off the lights.
One thing is sure, Abe, you couldn't never sell me no goods by knocking Hymie Salzman.
Hymie seized Morris by the arm and turned him around until he faced the velveteen.
Thus rebuked, Abe paid over the sixty dollars, and Hymie and he went back to the store.
"I hope them diamonds is worth it," he murmured, handing the check to Hymie.
"I thought you always got along pretty good with Sam, Hymie," Abe mumbled through a mouthful of dill pickle.
"Hymie Kotzen is inside the show-room," Abe explained when Morris appeared in answer to his summons.
"A couple of weeks' extension is nix, Hymie," Abe said, and Morris nodded his head in approval.
To end the discussion effectually he went to the cutting-room upstairs and remained there when Hymie rang up.
We keep open here till six o'clock, Hymie, and the diamonds will be waiting for you as soon so you bring us the thousand dollars.
"Jewish male" (derogatory), by early 1980s, apparently originally among black Americans, from common Jewish masc. proper name Hymie, a pet form of Hyman, from Hebrew, literally "life" (the masc. counterpart of Eve).
A Jewish male •Apparently chiefly black use: A little curly-haired Hymie pleading his case
[1980s+; fr the Jewish given name Hyman]