Re: Philmont Benediction or C...
John Oakes (joakes@UNM.EDU)
Fri, 24 Mar 1995 08:12:52 -0700
On Thu, 23 Mar 1995, Ronald Oakes wrote:
> Those of us who grew up in The Great Southwest Council will also remember
> the "Chymaio" version of the Philmont Grace: "For food, for rainment, for
> life, for friendship and fellowship AND OUR HERITAGE, We thank thee O!
Ronald, It is Chimayo not Chymaio...but, this being friday I'll forgive
> This version of the Philmont Grace graced (and probably still does) the
> center rafter in the dining all at Camp Frank Rand --
Still there...however, the staff no longer eats separated from the rest.
And an AMAZING thing...They are required to clean up their own mess after
each meal....something that I have not known to happen for a
while....Don't you just love it?
> Ronald B. Oakes
> Former Scout and Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 174, Great Southwest
> Council Albuquerque NM
> Former Staff Member, Camp Frank Rand (1985), Great Southwest Council, NM
> Former Scoutmaster, Troop Committee Member, Troop 91
> Member Boy Scout Roundtable Staff, Signal Hill District, Northwest
> Suburban Council, Palatine, IL.
Anything you did not do here <G>??
And for everyone else reading this...No, we are not brothers
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