Antedating Jaz(z) musician to 1916

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon May 26 01:34:38 UTC 2014

On Sun, May 25, 2014 at 4:05 PM, <sclements at> wrote:

> porters

In the "manual laborers" sense and not the "Pullman" sense.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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