[Ads-l] Further Antedatings of "Blitzkrieg"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Thu Dec 3 22:18:04 EST 2020


 The same passage appeared a few days earlier in the _Camden Post_ (March
10, 1938), p. 1.

JL

On Thu, Dec 3, 2020 at 3:40 PM Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Earlier:
>
> 1938 _San Diego Union_ (March 16) 1: Such an eventuality might become
> decisive in the first phase of the "Blitzkrieg" (lightning war) against
> France, that scheme so dear to the military chiefs of National Socialist
> Germany.
>
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 1:02 PM Joel Berson <berson at att.net> wrote:
>
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>> Bonnie, Fred (and others),
>> Is British Newspaper Archive any better for 17th-18th century British
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>> apers than the Burney Collection?=C2=A0 Or is its scope later?
>> Joel
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>>       From: Bonnie Taylor-Blake <b.taylorblake at GMAIL.COM>
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>>  Sent: Thursday, March 26, 2015 2:31 PM
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>> I agree, Fred:=C2=A0 these subscriptions (when paid out of pocket) do add
>> up.=C2=A0 I bit the bullet and got a year's subscription, but only because
>> I'm using it for another (non-professional) interest of mine.=C2=A0 Still,
>> it's kind of hit or miss.
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>> Of course, I'd be happy to search it anytime for anything for anyone.
>> Just write me off-list.
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>> -- Bonnie
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>> b.taylorblake at gmail.com
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>> On Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 2:22 PM, Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at yale.edu>
>> wrot=
>> e:
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>> > I shouldn't have cancelled my subscription to British Newspaper
>> Archive!=
>> =C2=A0 I=3D
>> >=C2=A0 felt it was pretty duplicative of the Gale database of British
>> news=
>> papers =3D
>> > and that there are a lot of false hits in it, and I wanted to save some
>> m=
>> on=3D
>> > ey on my personal database subscription costs.
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