Date: Thu, 29 Feb 1996 10:25:33 -0700 From: Rudy Troike Subject: Re: GAY (Changes to the English Language) Ron, Thanks for the historical information. I can attest that the term had spread to Austin, Texas by the early 1950s, as I first heard it then from a female student who was peripherally associated with the local UT group. Rudy --Rudy Troike (rtroike[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]