My long-form review of this new book about Soho's bohemia and boozerama. Brought back many memories for me (because it was much the same in the Nineties).
Christopher Howse, "Soho in the Eighties"
Posted 04 December 2018 - 10:23 PM
I kept wondering why all these Brits were hanging out in Soho bars I'd never heard of. Then I got to Soho in the Fifties, and I thought, Soho didn't even exist in the '50s.
Finally I realized that this is a different Soho.
Posted 05 December 2018 - 01:47 AM
One can assume I think that the New York locution was inspired by London. I’m sure you know, but “Soho!” was a hunting cry, like “Tally ho!” — from the days nobles from the Westminster court chased unfortunate critters there: