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Corn … Horn

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Up corn, down horn. When corn is high or dear, beef is down or cheap, because persons have less money to spend on meat.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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