Re: Court of Honor vs Patrol Leaders Council
alan houser (houser@CEDR.LBL.GOV)
Wed, 14 Sep 1994 12:02:27 PDT
Ian Ford writes:
>... B-P used the term Court of Honour to refer to what we now know as
>the patrol leaders' council.
Thank you for your clarification on B-P's use of the term Court of Honour.
I was not aware of the difference in meaning. I am embarrassed to admit
that, for all my training, I have not read "Scouting for Boys" recently.
Let me put that done on that list of things to do.... where did I put that
>Somewhere along the line BSA changed both the spelling ....
I believe it was Noah Webster, not BSA, that changed the spelling for
honour, colour, etc. Let's not take too much credit here for getting
rid of those Norman influences.
Alan R. Houser
Scoutmaster, Berkeley Troop 24
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City