Meat Substitute (1893)

Jesse Sheidlower jester at PANIX.COM
Sun Apr 20 03:29:04 UTC 2003

On Thu, Apr 17, 2003 at 11:31:49PM -0400, Bapopik at AOL.COM wrote:

> OED has 1931 for "meat substitute."  This is the revised
> OED.  Seemingly everyone should know that "meat substitutes"
> were used during World War I, at least.
> There are two earlier BROOKLYN EAGLE hits (1870s and 1880s),
> but the system has been changed a little and I didn't see
> them.

Neither of them is relevant.

Jesse Sheidlower

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