Re: Earning Merit Badges
Earl Needham (needhame@3LEFTIES.COM)
Fri, 1 Aug 1997 14:51:48 -0600
At 03:10 PM 8/1/97 -0500, Jim Sleezer wrote:
>Just talked with a fellow who said that his summer camp is no longer using
>blue merit badge cards at summer camp. Instead, the scout gets a form that
>states that he attended classes on these days and completed these activities.
>Has anyone heard of this practice?
Jim, something similar is happening right here in Conquistador Council, in
eastern New Mexico. The latest "thing" is to simply put the merit badges
on an advancement form and send it in. The blue card isn't prohibited, but
it isn't required, either.
Earl Needham, KD5XB
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