"It is requested that you will not shoot at the organist" (1879)

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sun Dec 24 01:26:28 UTC 2006

I should have waited to read all Barry's postings.  Great show on the 1879
citation, Barry!  I have added it to my file of additions to the next
edition of the Yale Book of Quotations.

Fred Shapiro

Fred R. Shapiro                             Editor
Associate Librarian for Collections and     YALE BOOK OF QUOTATIONS
   Access and Lecturer in Legal Research     Yale University Press
Yale Law School                             ISBN 0300107986
e-mail: fred.shapiro at yale.edu               http://quotationdictionary.com

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

More information about the Ads-l mailing list