Re: Embarrassed of Uniform
Bob Taschler (bob_taschler@PUBLICITAS-USA.COM)
Mon, 20 Oct 1997 16:18:49 -0500
I agree with Milt Forsberg.
Our local sports teams which require team members to attend every
practice/every game would never stand for half a uniform.
Our local law enforcement officers couldn't get away with wearing half a
Our local firefighters even have to were a full uniform.
Even the choir at every local church wears a uniform.
Why should Scouts be any less than these groups? Because some adults
don't care enough to follow through on the program or the training they
Money can always be begged or borrowed somehow from someone to uniform a
young boy. The chartering organization, local government officials and
local civic groups. Indeed, if a boy's family is really hard against it,
the group may even sponsor the boy's entire expenses if he promises to
in Scouting and live the Oath.
Lead and they will follow. Push and they will resist.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City