Re: Woodbagde uniforming?
Dan Wilson (DWILSON3@EMAIL.USPS.GOV)
Mon, 24 Aug 1998 10:12:11 -0400
I have an even more basic question: What is the wood badge? Been
trying to puzzle it out on my own, with no luck. Like one of the
stooges once said, I'm trying to think, but nothings happening...
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Subject: Woodbagde uniforming?
Author: owner-scouts-l@TCUBVM.IS.TCU.EDU at INTERNET
Date: 08/24/98 01:02 AM
Just a quick question:
Can a Wood Badge staff decide to force everyone to all wear long pants?=
At the 30-day precourse meeting of a local course, participants were to=
that they could use either long-sleeve or short-sleeve shirts, any kind=
Scout belt (web or leather), but they must wear long pants. Socks could=
Scout or non-Scout.
They also said that any kind of older uniforms were permitted -- but no=
older uniform shorts. The typical directives on removal of 'unnecessary=
insignia' and no neckerchiefs, bolos, nametags, or hats were included; =
note was made that patches, nametags, neckerchiefs, and hats will be is=
at the start of the course. However, no shorts will be permitted. The s=
refused to reconsider, based upon feedback from the troop, and refused =
answer any questions on the subject or put it to a vote.
Can they do this? Why would they want to do this?
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City