Date: Sun, 1 Oct 1995 21:58:27 -0400 From: "Bethany Dumas, UTK" Subject: Re: icebox My understanding is that the demise of terms such as icebox (and spyder = skillet = frying pan) was hastened by the advent of the Sears Roebuck catalog. It contained pictures of all these things plus the "right" name for them. Bethany Dumas dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]