Uniforms, was: (And Supply Division) A DISASTER
Paul H. Brown (phbrown@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Sun, 10 Dec 1995 08:51:41 -0500
On Sun, 10 Dec 1995, Ed Henderson wrote:
When one of their supply reps started giving me the line
> that we should want to support the BSA by purchasing all of their stuff I
> pulled out the same unit fuindraising application that I have to fill out and
> sign as a volunteer Scoutmaster of a Troop whenever I want to sell something.
> The applications states that whenever my scouts sell something, it should
> stand on its own Merits. It should be of value. I should not rely on the
> good name and reputation of the BSA to pressure people into buying it from my
> troop. Sounds like good advise to me, I shall therefore apply that same
> standard whenever I place my orders for our camp operation.
Does this also apply to overpriced, ill-fitting, poorly designed for
active outdoor use, etc. articles of the BSA uniform?
Paul H. Brown, UC, GW District, National Capital Area Council
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City