1893 text

Dry = hard, as “hard cash.”

This text comes from a footnote on a diary entry in the 1893 edition edited by Henry B. Wheatley.

14 Jul 2015, 8:42 p.m. - Terry Foreman

DRY MONEY : v. 286 hard cash (L&M Large Glossary, Companion) (concurring with a footnote in the 1893 edition of the Diary)


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.