WA Howland (WAHowland@AOL.COM)
Sun, 2 Nov 1997 19:45:39 EST
>> As for cleanliness, can a boy wear a uniform for 2-3 hours each day, over
>the course of a week, and have it be "clean"? Not any of the boys I know!
>That's why, when we go to summer camp, we bring along our "Northwoods
>Maytag" ... a 5-gallon pail with a hole in the lid. A (purchased new, never
>used for other purposes) toilet plunger is inserted into the pail, with
>clothes, water and laundry soap, and the lid replaced with the plunger
>handle sticking through the hole. Works great.
I'd encourage you to cut some slits in the plunger "bell"--- this will both
improve the flow dynamics and permanently discourage any unauthorized use as a
decoration stuck to some wall or window!
ASM T44 Pocasset MA
Cape Cod & Islands Council
Abake MiSaNaKe Lodge #393
I useta be an Eagle...
'... But we're getting out of Gilwell while we can!'
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