Re: Language and the term Scout Master
Turba, Thomas N (Thomas.Turba@UNISYS.COM)
Wed, 9 Sep 1998 16:11:25 -0500
> I think you're looking at a different definition of "master". Another
> definition relates to someone who has mastered a skill or an art. In
> this context, Scout MASTER fits better, describing someone who has the
> mastered scout skills.
An interesting side note to this is that the highest rank in the Bulgarian
Scout Organization is a Scout Master, a Scout who has mastered all of the
Although BSO is not currently a member of WOSM, they have been told that
they will be voted in at the next official meeting.
I have just returned from a trip to Bulgaria, where we camped with Scouts
from Varna by the Black Sea.
T. N. T.
Thomas N. (Tom) Turba
Indianhead Council, BSA
St. Paul, Minnesota
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