Re: Cargo pockets?
Larry Jones (lwjones@GULFTEL.COM)
Fri, 14 Aug 1998 11:09:00 -0500
At 06:09 PM 8/13/98 -0700, you wrote:
>someone announced at our district meeting that National is bringing back
>cargo pockets? can anyone out there confirm this wonderful rumor? does
>anyone know how soon pants with cargo pockets will be available?
That was one of the questions asked at NOAC, during the first MEET THE MAN
session, where they had 6 National Executive Staff members on the dais.
The answer was basically, "that's in the hands of National Supply in
They said that there has been a push, but to there knowledge, no decision has
been made yet. They said to write Joe Coco in Charlotte and let him know your
One thing they did announce, by years end they will be releasing a new
short. It is made by Columbia and was previewed at Philmont the summer. I
a pair in June. They have lot of pockets and Velcro. The ones at Philomont are
embroidered with the Philmont Arrowhead on one front pocket.
Bill Spice said it took Philmont over two years to get the shorts from
but they must have bought many mega tons of them. All staff personnel wore
as the uniform short with the Pickle shirt.
I doubt that the ones that go out to us will have the arrowhead, maybe the FDL
or First Class emblem (just guessing).
They are comfortable and roomy. A nice alternative for causal wear.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City