[PW] Project-wombat Digest, Vol 104, Issue 6

Bradley Scott bradley.a.scott at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 14:17:49 PDT 2018


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BAS

On Tue, Sep 18, 2018 at 5:17 PM, Bradley Scott <bradley.a.scott at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Kathy et al,
>
> The querent is looking for an article by Nat Hentoff about Peanuts (the
> comic strip).  He seems pretty sure that the article was from the Village
> Voice and published in the early 1960s, which would seem to eliminate from
> consideration some later articles that Hentoff wrote about Vince Guaraldi
> (composer of the Peanuts TV special music) in music magazines.
>
> Wikipedia (that font of all knowledge) says that Hentoff started writing
> for the Village Voice in 1958, and Peanuts started publication in 1950, so
> that part of the story is plausible, but I'm having a hard time identifying
> an indexing source for the Village Voice in this period.  I would like to
> think that it was recognized as an important enough periodical for
> *someone* to have indexed it.
>
> Bradley A. Scott
>
>
> Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:01:21 -0500
>> From: Katherine Harper <kharper4 at gmail.com>
>> To: Project Wombat List <list at project-wombat.org>
>> Subject: Re: [PW] Indexing for Village Voice, early 1960s
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>> Do you have the article's title and/or author, Bradley? It's usually
>> fairly
>> easy to find this information with a browser search, at least if it's a
>> resource someone else may have cited in a bibliography.
>>
>> Kathy
>>
>> Katherine Harper, Ph.D.
>> Provider of customized editing, writing, indexing, and research services
>> <http://www.kharpereditor.com>?
>>
>>
>> * <https://www.linkedin.com/in/kharper4>*
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 14, 2017 at 10:51 AM, Bradley Scott <
>> bradley.a.scott at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> > On another listserv I subscribe to, someone is trying to find citation
>> > information for an article he believes was published in the Village
>> Voice
>> > in the early 1960s.  He has access to the pages of the publication
>> itself,
>> > but wants to find the citation rather than flipping through every page.
>> >
>> > I have access to indexing/abstracts through Proquest Research Library
>> back
>> > to 1988, but nothing earlier. The Reader's Guide to Periodical
>> Literature
>> > doesn't seem to cover it either.  Does anyone know of another source for
>> > locating Village Voice articles from this time period?
>> >
>> > Bradley A. Scott
>> > Vincennes University
>>
>>
>


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