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OED requirements antedating July 1943
Earliest cite Astounding Science Fiction
Comment Mike Christie submitted a cite from a 1955 reprint of Andre Norton's 1953 "The Last Planet". Jeff Prucher submitted a cite from a 1994 reprint of Cordwainer Smith's "Norstrilia". Fred Galvin submitted a September 1949 cite from an editorial response to a letter in Startling Stories. Fred Galvin submitted a cite from a Jack Vance's 1974 "Assault on a City". Fred Galvin submitted a 1953 cite from George O. Smith's "Troubled Star". Fred Galvin submitted a 1950 cite from Milton Lesser's "All Heroes Are Hated!". Fred Galvin submitted a 1951 cite from Lester del Rey's "'The Years Draw Nigh'". Fred Galvin submitted a cite from an editorial column "The Ether Vibrates" in the January 1949 Startling Stories. Fred Galvin submitted a cite from an editorial blurb in Astounding July 1943 (for the story "Gleeps" by P. Schuyler Miller.)
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