Rumors of merger...only a rumor!
RW Skelton (wvhsrws@NORTHSTAR.K12.AK.US)
Fri, 16 Feb 1996 14:55:01 -0900
On Thu, 15 Feb 1996, Ted Burton wrote:
> At 18:55 2.14.1996, RW Skelton wrote:
> >****sorry for pessimism on mergers, really it might be a good idea for
> >some councils in the lower 48, maybe not but it is just crazy to create a
> >super council here that is ~1/2 the size of the entire Western Region
> Don't know if anyone is listening, but making Alaska into one Council would
> create DE-nightmares. There are persistent rumors, including past rumors of
> allegedly accomplished merger. The old"Alaska Council" neckerchief from
> Nanuk Lodge I think has contributed to the rumor mongering.
Hmm-haven't seen that one yet. There was, however, two years ago
of a merger...we were just sick, but fortunately, they said they would
hold off till our Scout Exec retired...so all plans for now are off.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City