Further Antedating of "Coed"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sun Aug 31 02:27:49 UTC 2014

coed (OED, 2., 1893)

1882 _Cornell Sun_ 15 May 2 (Online archive)  The society for promoting higher education of women have been circulating a petition to admit them -- co-eds, you know -- to Columbia.

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

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