Antedating of "Jewish American Princess"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sat Dec 27 16:48:45 UTC 2008

The earliest use in OED and HDAS for _Jewish-American Princess_ is dated 1972.  A search on Google Books yields probaly authentic occurrences in:

Transatlantic Review
Published by , 1969
Item notes: no.32-35 (1969-70)

Atlantis: The Autobiography of a Search
By Robert Ferro, Michael Grumley
Published by Doubleday, 1970

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