Date: Sun, 19 Mar 1995 10:39:16 +0600
From: Jim McCulloch ifza600[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CCWF.CC.UTEXAS.EDU
Subject: Re: chuck hole/pot hole
The OED has it as "chock-hole", chock being a block or lump, and chock-hole
presumably being a hole that is an obstacle to traffic.
I grew up in Southeast Texas in the 50's and, to me and the people I knew
at the time, such a hole was a "chughole." There were no potholes on my