Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: Insignia for 11 yr old?
Re: Insignia for 11 yr old?
Jim Miller Jr.
Tue, 13 Apr 1999 17:24:06 -0400
Auntie Beans wrote:
>Since my camp sewing kit, ummm, MB application kit gets used for lots
>things, I suggest you throw in some navy, yellow (gold), white, and red
>threads in add'n to the khaki greenish. This will cover all loose
>like council strips, which often have a gold border, and numerals,
Since I was 14 years old, my Scout sewing kit has only contained two
things - a selection of needles and one spool of clear nylon thread. The
clear stuff works for every patch! Loose ends are also less visible
until somebody gets much closer than I usually like them to my uniform
James J. Miller, Jr. Meechgalhukquot
Assistant Scoutmaster-Troop 5, Kearny, NJ "Redheaded One"
Eagle-1988 Vigil-1994 I used to be a Bobwhite(NE-II-76)
District Venturing Chairman, Hudson Liberty District
Northern New Jersey Council, BSA