Sarah Albee: Hey, Dollface

From: Sarah Albee
http://www.sarahalbeebooks.com/2012/07/hey-dollface/
July 19, 2012 at 05:42AM

New slang emerged during the flapper era. “The cat’s pajamas” meant anything good or fun. A “handcuff” was an engagement ring. “Butt me,” meant give me a cigarette. A “forty-niner” was a man prospecting for a rich wife.

 

source: http://www.havemann.com/flappers_dictionary.html
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