Antedating of "Bootlegger"

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Thu May 29 13:48:14 UTC 2014

At 5/28/2014 11:56 PM, Wilson Gray wrote:

>On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 5:36 PM, Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at>wrote:
> > He wears high-top boots and carries a flask of liquor in each, which he
> > produces when he sells a drink.
> >
>Is that description real? Or is it Memorex?

Today in each boot he carries a semi-automatic weapon.


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