Re: Where are the California Scouts?
Jim Sleezer (JHS8@OSUVM1.BITNET)
Wed, 19 May 1993 12:53:51 CST
On Wed, 19 May 1993 11:25:37 EST Nathan Brindle said:
>Steve, looking in the White Pages is a great idea--the problem is, that's
>not always where they're listed. In the Indianapolis White Pages, the
>listing "Boy Scouts of America" does not appear, but if you know the name
>of the council, you can find "Crossroads of America Boy Scout Council"
>easily enough. They aren't even listed as "Scouts, Boy".
>Whether or not this is common in other markets or if it is just an
>idiosyncracy (read, "slip-up") of this council, I have no idea.
Speaking from experience, most councils seem to be listed under Boy Scouts
of America. However, many are listed only in the directory for the city in
which the council headquarters is located. Wouldn't it be nice if you could
just dial '272' and be connected to the nearest BSA council?
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City