At 08:48 +0100 19-08-2002, ASK OXFORD wrote:
>From: ASK OXFORD <askoxford@...>
>Subject: GEOFFREY STOCKS
>Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 08:48:41 +0100
>I am sorry to report that I have not been able to
>discover any information about the term 'Geoffrey
>stocks'. We have no reference to the term in any of
>our files or databases.
>You might be able to find out more by contacting the
>Imperial War Museum in London.
>I have copied your message to our files, in case we
>should come across further evidence for the term, as
>the reference you quote will be very helpful to us if we
>need to draft an entry for the dictionary.
>Thank you for bringing the word to our attention.
>Juliet E. A. Field (Mrs)
>Senior Assistant Editor
>Oxford English Dictionary