Re: World Crest required?
Dave Wiebe (dawiebe@SPARTAN.AC.BROCKU.CA)
Mon, 11 Aug 1997 15:15:09 -0400
On Mon, 11 Aug 1997, Jason Cruse wrote:
> I was at our commitee meeting yesterday (first one the troop has held, as I
> understand it, in over a year--many kudos to the new committee chair) and
> we discussed obtaining uniforms for the boys. I suggested that at our
> upcoming parents meeting, we have a boy's shirt, complete with patches, and
> tell the total cost to the parents.
> One of the patches I mentioned was the world crest. Immediately, I was
> hounded by two older, "more experienced" scouters that the World Crest is
> "optional" for wear.
> I thought it was "supposed" to be worn? Can anyone cite anything for me?
> Jason A. Cruse
> FAX 573.406.0632
In Canada the World Crestis on the uniform when it is sold and it is
manditory. When I camped on your side of the border this summer I learned
that the crest in optional on your uniform but a lot of the groups were
going to add them. The impression I got is that the troop has to vote on
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City