Date: Fri, 20 May 1994 13:51:33 -0500
From: mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU
Subject: Re: Uncl: Question
On Wed, 18 May 1994, Donald M. Lance wrote:
DARE says 'on the fritz' is of unknown origin, and that it is chiefly
Northern. There's a map on p. 579, Vol 2.
Yes. Carver--working, of course, from the same data-- tags it as northern.
Makes sense-- Germans tended to settle in the northern states.