Date: Tue, 3 Oct 1995 19:27:12 -0500 From: Daniel S Goodman Subject: Re: ?meaning (fwd) ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Tue, 03 Oct 1995 13:03:44 -0600 (CST) From: hoppe008[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] To: stumpers-list[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CRF.CUIS.EDU Subject: Re:?meaning We have a patron that wants to know the meaning of the "apples of King John." It appears in the last paragraph of the essay "The Whistle" by B. Franklin. Have checked Slang/phrase/OED. Nothing. Does anyone have a clue as to what old Ben might be referring to? Nancy Greer hoppe008[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Minitex Reference Services S-33 Wilson Library 309 19th Ave. S University of MN Mpls., MN 55455 800-462-5348 612-624-7873 fax: 612-624-4508