Antedating of "Fellow Traveler"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Wed Jun 11 23:51:23 UTC 2014

fellow traveler (OED, 2., 1936)

1933 _N.Y. Times Book Review_ 23 Apr. 2 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)  ROMANOF is a "fellow traveler," as Trotsky phrased it, more generally and sympathetically read by the Western world than by Russia.

Fred Shapiro

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