Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Re: Knots
Wed, 28 Oct 1998 08:30:36 -0400
William H. Sills wrote:
>>Does anyone know the official as well as the unofficial
>>rules for wearing knots? How many rows are appropriate?
>>Which ones should be worn and which ones omitted?
Others have responded as to number of rows (unofficial rule only)
and which ones to wear or not. One official rule I always have fun with
when someone with row upon row goofs is which is "right side up"...
>From the insignia guide: "The loop of the embroidered square knot that
comes in front of the standing part is always to the wearer's right"
A lot of people are totally unaware that there IS a definitive top and
bottom to each knot.
ASM - T1946