[Ads-l] Antedating of "Monopoly" (Game)

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Wed Mar 11 17:55:39 UTC 2015

monopoly (OED, 6., Christmas 1934)

1934 _Letter_ 31 May in Mary Pilon _The Monopolists_ (2015) 99  After giving your directions of the game of MONOPOLY, which you sent our Mr. DeMeyer some time ago, our very careful review and consideration, we do not feel we would be interested in adding this item to our line.

Fred Shapiro

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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