scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: Re: Clinton's signature dropped from Eagle Scout Certificate
Paul S. Wolf (paulwolf@CUYCTYENGINEERS.ORG
Fri Aug 25 2000 - 22:49:48 CDT
Steve Burinsky wrote (quoting from worldnetdaily.com):
> Local Scout leaders in Utah claim Clinton is the first U.S.
> president not to make a speech at the Boy Scout National
> Jamboree, ...
That, of course, is not true. First of all, the President DID appear at
Jambo 97. Second, few Presidents have actually attended Jambos.
Can anyone fill in the following table:
Date Location President Attended?
---- --------------------------- ---------- ---------
1937 Washington, D.C. Roosevelt YES
1950 Valley Forge, Pennsylvania Truman ?
1953 Irvine Ranch, California Eisenhower ?
1957 Valley Forge, Pennsylvania Eisenhower ?
1960 Colorado Springs, Colorado Eisenhower ?
1964 Valley Forge, Pennsylvania Johnson ?
1969 Farragut State Park, Idaho Nixon ?
1973 Farragut State Park, Idaho, and Nixon ?
Moraine State Park, Pennsylvania Nixon ?
1977 Moraine State Park, Pennsylvania Carter ?
1981 Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia Reagan No
1985 Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia Reagan No - recovering from
1989 Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia Bush YES
1993 Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia Clinton No
1997 Fort A. P. Hill, Virginia Clinton YES
Paul S. Wolf, PE mailto:Paul.S.Wolf@alum.wpi.edu
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