H-E-double hockey sticks

Here’s a two-part article from the March 24 1930 edition of the Toronto Daily Star in which various people interviewed by the paper condemned the use of the word “hell” in the House of Commons.

The people who were opposed to the use of the H-word seem to have been divided into those who thought it was blasphemous and those who thought it was just plain vulgar. But no one seemed to think it was a big deal to be using this word in the newspaper.

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