Antedating of "Radio"

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Tue Dec 5 03:20:10 UTC 2006

radio (non-attributive usage) (OED 1917)

1914 _Chicago Defender_ 21 Nov. 3 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
(heading) Radio controls boat's course.

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