Further Antedating of "Indie"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Fri Apr 11 21:58:37 UTC 2014

indie (OED 1928 [n.], 1942 [adj.])

1927 _Variety_ 16 Feb. 20 (Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive)  The juncture of Loew's with Publix, taking in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer as it does, might bring consternation to the indie exhibs.

Fred Shapiro

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