Date: Wed, 13 Apr 1994 09:27:35 -0400 From: "Becky Howard, Department of Interdisciplinary Writing, Colgate University" Subject: The Great Unwashed (Apologies to subscribers of both lists!) I'm looking for the origin of the term "the Great Unwashed." I read it someplace recently and promptly forgot it. I thought it might have been in John Carey's *The Intellectuals and the Masses*, but when I went back to that source, I couldn't find it. Can anybody help me? Becky Howard Department of Interdisciplinary Writing Colgate University BHOWARD[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CENTER.COLGATE.EDU