[Ads-l] Further Antedating of "Stag Film"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Tue Oct 27 02:15:48 UTC 2015


stag film (OED 1968)

1907 _Billboard_ 18 May 44/1 (Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive)  STAG FILM, CHEAP -- Full reel of Stag Film, 1,100 ft., all fine subjects, a show for men only that can't be beat.  C. R. SVINNING, 5511 La Salle St., Chicago.

Fred Shapiro



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From: American Dialect Society [ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] on behalf of Mullins, Bill CIV (US) [william.d.mullins18.civ at MAIL.MIL]
Sent: Monday, October 26, 2015 1:00 PM
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Subject: "stag films" antedated (UNCLASSIFIED)

CLASSIFICATION: UNCLASSIFIED

OED has 1968 for "stag films"

_Billboard_ 23 July 1910, p. 48 col 2

"STAG FILMS WANTED Films suitable for stag parties and saloon work" [advertisement]
CLASSIFICATION: UNCLASSIFIED

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