Posted by Lewis on March 24, 2003
In Reply to: Green-eyeshaders posted by ESC on March 24, 2003
: : To what does the term "green-eyeshaders" refer?
: : Thanks in advance for any information.
: It refers to headgear. I couldn't find the term in my references. There are two groups that used to wear green eyeshades to filter out harsh office light, reporters and accountants.
tradition would be - reporters, editors, printers - but also
bookmakers and croupiers.
probably some more.