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21. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: "Bradley J. Barnes" <>
Date: Tue, 7 May 1996 17:17:28 -0400
Tom: I totally agree, but what do say to the man who has just spent hours helping you on your engine? I hated to insult the man and prompt him to take even more of my money! ** Bradley J. Barnes Ohio
/html/mgs/1996-05/msg00324.html (7,261 bytes)

22. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: (Denise Thorpe)
Date: Tue, 7 May 96 14:37:21 PDT
Having worked in the wrenching biz I can tell you that he may have been testing you for a sense of humor and/or gullibility. The classic test is telling the customer that their muffler bearings are b
/html/mgs/1996-05/msg00328.html (7,882 bytes)

23. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: Tim Moses <>
Date: Tue, 7 May 1996 16:10:10 -0600
NO !! NOT THIS AGAIN!!! I thought this thread died a slow and horrible death two months ago. PLEASE, someone post the FAQ on this so we don't have to go through this again !!!! At 01:45 PM 5/7/96 -04
/html/mgs/1996-05/msg00331.html (7,348 bytes)

24. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: Len Bugel <>
Date: Tue, 07 May 1996 17:55:01 +0000
MOWOG = Ministry Of War - Oxford Group. No doubt about it!
/html/mgs/1996-05/msg00332.html (6,585 bytes)

25. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: "W. R. Gibbons" <>
Date: Wed, 8 May 1996 11:14:58 -0400 (EDT)
Yeah, he (or she) will buy you a beer. Of course, there's the off chance he or she will bean you with a hammer. Denise's example does remind me of a friend who has many, many cars, one of which is a
/html/mgs/1996-05/msg00354.html (7,940 bytes)

26. MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 04 Jan 1996 22:54:26 EST
MOWOG -- the story as I know it. Morris Garages led to Morris Cars. By 1925 Morris Cars had purchased SU. At the same time, Kimber was establishing the MG logo. In 1929 (beginning of the depression)
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00130.html (7,496 bytes)

27. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 18:08:35 -0500
John, welcome to the MOWAG wars. Your name and authority has been used along with Mike Allison as support for the"G means MG" group. The opposition maintained MOWAG meant Morris,Wolseley GROUP . It a
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00142.html (8,649 bytes)

28. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: "U. Goettsch" <>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 15:29:38 -0800 (PST)
Oh no, I see a third group has been formed! mowAg ! :-) Which type of Walseley do you own, Mike? :-) Ulix __/__,__ ________/____,,_______ ................... (_o____o_) ..... (___ O _________ O ___/
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00145.html (7,740 bytes)

29. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 18:41:26 -0500
it Ok,Ok its been a long week and MOWOG became MOWAG. My brain is slowing down and spell check didn't save me.MOWOG is probably a copyright infringement and maybe we will have to name the trophy MOWA
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00146.html (8,270 bytes)

30. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: (Denise Thorpe)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 96 15:47:20 PST
Mike Leckstein agreed with John Twist: Who's Grace? There will be no concession from the "Ministry of War Oxford Group" group even if I'm it. After reading "The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich" I no
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00148.html (8,196 bytes)

31. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 20:14:54 -0500
England's defence policy in 1936 the TA? Maybe so, what else could the dashing RAF pilots drive to the airfields.Maybe I should concede. Mike
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00149.html (8,824 bytes)

32. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: (Denise Thorpe)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 96 17:45:33 PST
Mike riposted: Au contraire! MOWOG was the Ministry of War's seal of approval. It was the parts _without_ MOWOG on them (like those tiny instrument light bulbs) that were made without the government'
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00150.html (8,206 bytes)

33. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 22:02:40 -0500
Denise, you are in real trouble now. We don't say such things, not even in jest
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00154.html (7,278 bytes)

34. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: Chip Old <>
Date: Sun, 7 Jan 1996 01:04:37 -0500 (EST)
You're a lot more graceful about it than I, Mike. My interest in things M.G. goes back to the mid 1950's (yes, I was a kid at the time - still am), and back then the accepted lore was that MOWOG sto
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00171.html (8,486 bytes)

35. Re: MoWoG (score: 1)
Author: Chip Old <>
Date: Sun, 7 Jan 1996 01:20:21 -0500 (EST)
-- Chip Old 1948 M.G. TC TC6710 NEMGTR #2271 Cub Hill, Maryland 1962 Triumph TR4 CT3154LO (daily driver) If cars had evolved as fast as computers have, by now they'd cost a q
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00173.html (7,817 bytes)

36. Fwd: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 1996 15:50:10 -0500
please take me off the list -- Forwarded message: From: (Denise Thorpe) Sender: Reply-to: (Denise Thorpe) To:
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00453.html (8,455 bytes)

37. Fwd: MOWOG (score: 1)
Author: "U. Goettsch" <>
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 1996 13:09:10 -0800 (PST)
Forget it. See, this is like the Hotel California, you can check out any time you like, but you can never leave! __/__,__ ________/____,,_______ ................... (_o____o_) ..... (___ O _________
/html/mgs/1996-01/msg00454.html (7,360 bytes)

38. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 1995 19:48:33 -0500
Terry: I wrote the following sometime ago and thought that ended it. Perhaps missed this, so here it is again. David Macedona asked who or what MOWOG stood for. I replied Morris Wolsley and MG. Appar
/html/mgs/1995-12/msg00221.html (7,241 bytes)

39. MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 1995 00:08:17 -0500
I repeated Denise Thorpes question to the pre-war list recently and the question as to what the G stands for in MOWOG. Following are some of the comments received, some of you have seen some of this
/html/mgs/1995-12/msg00242.html (13,370 bytes)

40. Re: MOWOG (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 1995 09:09:23 -0500
Terry. Its nice to have confirmation on MOWAG on a pre-war. But how did the G-GROUP win over G-MG? From the responses it is fairly certain that the G was for MG. Lets get it right!This is an MG group
/html/mgs/1995-12/msg00245.html (6,846 bytes)

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