Slang of the Great Depression

depression slang

Kill Screen and myself have been talking a lot about the 1930s lately. While trying to find some zingers to toss at him I came across this great site “SLANG of the Great Depression”. Whether you want to know how to “drag a hoof” or where the “shot tower” is located, this site has you covered. Look for these expressions to be peppered liberally throughout the site from now on.

Slang of the Great Depression


Garry Vander Voort

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