Re: Philadelphia Accomodations Needed
Rodger Morris (rlm@SUNED1.NSWSES.NAVY.MIL)
Tue, 7 Mar 1995 19:36:38 PST
>To Philadephia Area Scouters:
>Our April 1995 Valley Forge Trip has hit a major snag. We had reserved
>space at the Phialdelphia Naval Yard for about 20 Scouts and had planned
>our whole itinerary around our staying at the Naval Yard.
>We received word today that the Naval Yard had cancelled our reservation
>because one ship was delayed in leaving and they did not have the
>barracks space. We can still eat at the Navy mess (cheap) and use the
>Anyone have any leads on where to stay (cheap) in the downtown
>Philadelphia area. Our itinerary is based on staying at the Naval Yard.
>We have been turned down by Willow Grove Naval Air Station.
>Anyone know an admiral? :-)
>John Macko, SM
One fallback. Get a free institutional membership in the American Youth
Hostels and book space for your group in the Philadelphia hostel. It'll cost
you on the order of $10-$12 per person per night. This is dirt cheap for
Yours in Scouting,
Rodger Morris, email@example.com
Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 852, Ventura County Council (CA), BSA
National Woodbadge 416, Philmont, 1973
"I used to be a Beaver..."
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City