scouts-l Mail Archive for November of 1999: Re: Nice Scout News
Bruce E. Cobern (bec@PIPELINE.COM
Mon Nov 01 1999 - 17:39:32 CST
> From: Scouts-L Youth Group List [mailto:Scouts-L@listserv.tcu.edu]On
> Behalf Of dave beaver
> Sent: Monday, November 01, 1999 10:25 AM
> One hand carries the coffin. The "cover" is placed under the other arm.
> Upon leaving the church, the "cover" hand moves upward and grabs the
> "cover." This hand places the "cover" squarely on the head while the
> coffin is still borne.
Thank you for your reply. That sounds like a possibility, except that I don't
recall them having the cover under their arms. Also, they were each carrying
the casket with both hands. So, while it was possible for them to release one
hand to don the cover, it would have had to have been done in a foyer or
Bruce E. Cobern