Re: Looking for the Uniform Police
Paul H. Brown (phbrown@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Fri, 1 Dec 1995 07:34:13 -0500
On Thu, 30 Nov 1995, Mike Montoya wrote:
> I for one have decided that since Scouting is for the boys, and Scouting
> needs all the positive PR it can get, that I will leave the camos at home on
> Boy Scout trips. Even though they are the best outdoors wear I own, I don't
> want somebody without a clue as to what we are up to, drawing the wrong
> conclusions because the adult leading these boys is wearing camo trousers.
> So I save 'em for the hunting trips.
I don't wear camo in the city. But, when I'm in the field with the
scouts, I wear comfortable field wear. Folks that live in/near the field
don't generally draw the same unfavorable conclusions from practical
clothing that the PC police in the city draw. IOW, outside of the city
we're just boy scouts doing our "thang."
thanx for the thought
Paul H. Brown, UC, GW District, National Capital Area Council
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City