Date: Wed, 11 Sep 1996 15:49:19 CDT
From: Randy Roberts robertsr[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]EXT.MISSOURI.EDU
Subject: Offload, 1940s
"Among the New Words" in American Speech (February 1951), p. 53 has an
entry for offload. The earliest cite is from the Saturday Evening
Post in 1949.
Other citations from the early 1950s suggest a regular use of the
term in print in American, British and South African publications.
These "other" citations I found in the files here at the U. of