Wimp (1917) (standard sense?)

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Mon Apr 11 02:49:38 UTC 2005

Here is "wimp" possibly in the "coward" sense:


_Lima Sunday News_ (Lima OH), 4 Nov. 1917: p. 16:

[Women's suffrage]

<<Any woggle-eyed wimp who isn't willing to let his wife exercise the
franchise is a Siberian weakfish. Them's our sentiments.>>


-- Doug Wilson

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