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Parent Issue
Day
19
Month
September
Year
1895
Copyright
Public Domain
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'Een a meen-uta Is the latest slans phrase ou Broadway, and it comes by way of Coney Island, saja the Sun. There is a manager of the coucheecouehee show down there whose accent has interested West Brighton and mad6 hts oft-repeated "Een a meen-ute" a caten phrase. When his show place la filled with men who whoop it up and ask, "When is the dance coming?" his invariable reply is, "Een a meen-ute." This pleases the West Brighton menabout-the-beacb, and they ask each other questions to which the reply "Een a meen-ute" may be made. From this source it was brought to town, and now it rages.

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