Re: help identifying a trade
Michael Cooper (mcooper@MCOOPER.SEANET.COM)
Wed, 2 Oct 1996 21:41:11 -0700
BRENDA HUNTER wrote:
> My son (a Scout) went to a Council Camp in Washington State this summer.
> While there, he did a bit of trading. One of the things he got is a
> mystery to me....Can someone identify it?
> It is a loop of red/white ribbon, about 2" long, with a metal button
> loop at the top and a small pewter-colored arrow at the bottom.
> Any ideas what this might be 9and how it might have been earned)?
That small ribbion and arrow is presented to members of the Order of the
Arrow when they have completed their Ordeal. It is worn on the right
side pocket button on the uniform shirt under the Lodge Flap patch.
Only Arrowmen wear these either as adults or youth.
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