Re: intro/boy to girl scout patch/famous scouts
Tue, 3 Sep 1996 16:41:24 -0700
On Tue, 3 Sep 1996, Perry, Renee wrote:
> I was wondering if anyone has ever modified a boy scout badge(?) for use as
> a Girl Scout Patch (of the "our own troop" Interest Patch sort)
By modify a boy scout badge I assume you mean make some changes to the
face of the badge to suit your own purpose (rather than modifing the
badge by changing the requirments it takes to get it..again to suit your
If so, you have a problem because 'officially" you should not even be
able to purchase the badge at a scout store. To buy them we must
submit a form (4403) to note the scout that has earned it.
I say this not to dampen your project, but to keep you from getting to
the last step of going to buy the badges you need, only to find that you
can't purchase them....
((there are ways around this procedure and you being an intelligent young
woman, and surely motivated judging by the fact that you are trying to
achieve the benefits of scouting with little outside help, I am sure you
can figure them out..)) but hey I did not tell you this...
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City