Re: Flag Retirement #2
Mon, 19 Aug 1996 22:15:19 -0700
Cheryl Singhal wrote:
> I've put on abestos skimpies, so I guess I'm prepared Soooo
> There you are all dressed up and I'm not going to flame <G>
> A local bank has been flying a flag that looks to be at least 5' on the
> short side for years. When last I noticed it, the blue field had faded
> to babyblue, the red stripes were pastel pink, and the white wasn't.
> Meanwhile the free end had frayed and ravelled about halfway back to the
> Quite often, if you politely mention the situation to the manager and offer
that you know of a Boy Scout Troop that would be happy to permanently retire
the colors with honor, you will end up with a bank flying a new flag and a very
touching campfire closing for your next troop campout.
SM, T-56 WDL, P-53 FOX, SR-149
firstname.lastname@example.org, Will Rogers Council, Ponca City, OK
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City