Earliest Reference to "Ghoti"

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Fri Dec 15 02:34:16 UTC 2006

On Wed, 13 Dec 2006, Jonathan Lighter wrote:

>  In this country, that is.  I take it that British and Irish papers are
> not yet searchable.

They are searchable to some extent -- the Times, the Scotsman, some papers
in Newspaperarchive.

Fred Shapiro

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