URGENT antedating needed: "the race card"

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Fri Aug 1 19:34:22 UTC 2008


A N. Y. Times reporter (not connected with Safire's column!) needs
urgently to know what the history/origin of "the race card" is, for a
piece he's writing in this Sunday's Week in Review.  I will seek to
make sure whoever has something for him will be credited.  Let's make
sure his work on this is as accurate as it can be given the time


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