Fw: Am I Over-reacting?
John Birle. (JBIRLE@POSTOFFICE.worldnet.ATT.NET)
Mon, 27 Apr 1998 18:15:18 -0400
> I was just going to reply to the individual, but the list needs to know
> this. Maybe others will support you also. As a District Commissioner,
> charged to set the example on all aspects of Scouting, including
> I'm appalled. This district needs a complete change of management. I
> fire any Unit Commissioner looking like that! And they all know it. What
> can I say, it's unforgivable and an insult to your unit, it's leaders and
> it's Scouts.
> In reply to:
> "As Troop Committee Chair, fairly new to my units and council and in need
> of an additional member of a Board of Review, I asked my Unit
> Commissioner to attend. He came... wearing jeans, a uniform shirt, no
> neckwear and a Redskins (or some other team) baseball cap. On another
> recent occasion, I assisted at a District sponsored Youth Protection
> Training and there met my District Commissior and my District Training
> Chair, neither in uniform as according to all that I teach as an
> instructor in Cub Leader Basic. I'm confused... should I be taken aback
> by this, or is this more of the 'norm' than I would like to believe?
> Lee Hudson
> Committee Chair"
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