Date: Mon, 2 Oct 1995 08:31:07 -0500 From: Shana Walton Subject: Re: icebox Well, the icebox/refrigerator distinction can't be regional, nor can the eyes/burner distinction be because I'm a native Southerner as well and my family said "icebox" and "eyes." I can clearly remember not knowing what a "burner" was! We did, however, use "icebox" and "fridge" and "refrigerator" (less common) interchangeably. (Middle Tennessee and Louisiana, b. 1961) Shana Walton Mississippi Oral History Program University of Southern Mississippi swalton[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]