Mickey Finn (1918)

Benjamin Zimmer bgzimmer at RCI.RUTGERS.EDU
Fri Dec 3 21:42:20 UTC 2004

On Fri, 3 Dec 2004 12:26:59 -0800, Jonathan Lighter
<wuxxmupp2000 at YAHOO.COM> wrote:

>George is correct. The Jerrold stories were collected (?) in cheap book form
>about 1899, but "Mickey Finn" doesn't appear except as the name of the

I came across an interesting webpage on Ernest Jarrold, compiled by one of
his descendants:

Evidently Jarrold also used "Mickey Finn" as a pen name.

--Ben Zimmer

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