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Fri Nov 22 12:26:12 UTC 2002
German measles appears in OED with 1875 as the earliest date.
A search of Google produced an article with reference to Liberty
measles, a substitution prompted by the "unpatriotic" association with
German in time of war when Germany was an adversary.
No hits were produced for German measles in either repository in Making
I will be at Vassar later today with access to other data banks. More
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