Date: Fri, 31 Mar 1995 02:00:00 LCL From: "M. Lynne Murphy" <104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA> Subject: ginger ale & sherbet > Speaking of another delightful mixture...Does anybody else besides my neighbors > in Chicago call a mixture of sherbet (lime or orange) and ginger ale *frappe.* > Pronounced frap? i never had g. ale w/ sherbet, but we used to make ginger ale floats with ice cream and my mom told us they were called "boston coolers" (upstate n.y.). maybe it was supposed to be sherbet. lynne --------------------------------------------------------------------- M. Lynne Murphy 104lyn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Department of Linguistics phone: 27(11)716-2340 University of the Witwatersrand fax: 27(11)716-8030 Johannesburg 2050 SOUTH AFRICA