Re: New Books??
Wed, 16 Sep 1998 21:57:00 -0700
Our scoutmaster was telling me that once the scouts start on one book they
use the requirements for that one all the way through until Eagle. That
didn't really make sense to me, especially when it comes to Eagle.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scouts-L Youth Group List [mailto:Scouts-L@tcu.edu]On Behalf Of
> Anthony J. Mako
> Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 1998 7:06 PM
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> Subject: Re: New Books??
> <Anita said>
> I've often wondered - when new handbooks come out, are the boys
> supposed to
> replace their old ones? If so, what happens to their signed-off
> rank pages?
> That's a tricky question. On the one hand, it's usual for the SM, ASM, or
> advancement chair to update the new books. Scout's will want to
> get the new
> handbooks so they have the most up-to-date requirements. Where the new
> requirements don't exactly match the old, or where older requirements have
> been split into several, the Scout's leaders will have to make a
> Anthony J. Mako, firstname.lastname@example.org ,Scoutmaster, Troop 381
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