W. Scott Smith (JamesRiver@mci2000.com)
Mon Jun 15 17:10:47 1998
While we're making clarifications... Including Sea Scouts in the phrase
"Venturing" is not incorrect either.
Sea Scouts will be a part of Venturing just like they were are part of
Exploring. The big difference is that they will be called Sea Scouts, not
Even though I will be called an Outdoor Venturer (Outdoor AdVenturer if I'd
had my way) and William Sills will be called a Sea Scout, we're both still
part of the Venturing Program.
W. Scott Smith
From: Steve Griefer <email@example.com>
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Date: Monday, June 15, 1998 6:03 PM
> There is a major difference between Sea Exploring and Venture (High
>Adventure) Exploring in regards to the uniforms. The two should not be
>confused with the other since the do have VERY specific rules and regs
>regarding uniforms, and what can and can not be worn on the uniforms.
> As for Venture (Green Shirts) a scout may wear his Scout rank for he
>be a member of both a troop as well as a post. He may wear that rank till
>is 18 years of age. Correct me if I am wrong, but a Scout can not earn any
>more Ranks after 18, and is only a youth in the eyes of Exploring for
>and leadership reasons. Correct?
> Since I do not know the Sea Scouting program, because it does not
>thrive out here, I don't know what is or is not proper to wear on the
> As for the large pins for the Ranks, they are hat pins only. Not to be
>worn on the uniform at all.