fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Tue Sep 14 01:16:50 UTC 1999
On Mon, 13 Sep 1999 Mark_Mandel at DRAGONSYS.COM wrote:
> And, of course, the pronunciation of "cool" (evaluative, not thermal!) with
> exaggerated initial fronting that is spelled "kewl". What are the earliest
> citations for that?
The earliest occurrence on Nexis or Dow Jones is Washington Post, 30 Mar.
Fred R. Shapiro Coeditor (with Jane Garry)
Associate Librarian for Public Services TRIAL AND ERROR: AN OXFORD
and Lecturer in Legal Research ANTHOLOGY OF LEGAL STORIES
Yale Law School Oxford University Press, 1998
e-mail: fred.shapiro at yale.edu ISBN 0-19-509547-2
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