Re: Swimming Requirements (was Totin Chip)
Timothy J O'Leary (tjo@CPTCHR.AFIP.MIL)
Tue, 7 Nov 1995 06:53:01 -0800
On Sun, 5 Nov 1995, Mike Murray wrote:
> In a message dated 95-11-03 10:28:51 EST, you write:
> As I understand the difference is this. The young man is getting credit twice
> for doing something once.
Rank advancement and merit badges are not given for what a boy has done,
so much as for what they are able to do (service hours and position of
responsibility are exceptions). That's why it is OK to sign off on 2nd
and 1st class swimming requirements on the basis of Swimming MB.
CC Troop 772, NCAC
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City