Antedating of "sheesh" [1955] (UNCLASSIFIED)

Mullins, Bill CIV (US) william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL
Thu Jun 12 15:30:43 UTC 2014

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On
> Behalf Of Bonnie Taylor-Blake
> Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2014 9:54 AM
> Subject: Re: Antedating of "sheesh" [1955]
> As a side note, I
> have absolutely lost patience with searching Google Books (and Google
> News) these days, so I doubly appreciate your finding "sheesh"
> in back issues of Billboard.

Both of these used to be quite useful, and much more user-friendly than
they are now.  I wonder why Google is hobbling them so.

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