Re: Update: Calif. Girl Wanting to Join BSA
Turba, Thomas N (Thomas.Turba@UNISYS.COM)
Fri, 6 Jun 1997 15:38:11 -0700
>However, I do have one question: was the girl a member of a Canadian Troop?
>Or was she a member of an American BSA Troop? The answer is important. If
>it is the former, then a female being a member is _following the rules_.
>BUT, if it is the latter, then you are using a case of leaders allowing
>someone to be a member of the Boy Scouts in _violation_ of the rules.
You may be jumping the gun here.
>Last year when my first year
>Webelo son went to day camp
>We were assisted by
>a fine group of Boy Scouts, full of fun and energy, that wowed our boys and I
>found to be great role models.
Our council has many girls on staff at Cub day camp and at summer camp.
They all wear the Boy Scout uniform AS THEY ARE REQUIRED TO.
T. N. T.
Thomas N. (Tom) Turba
Indianhead Council, BSA
St. Paul, Minnesota
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