Re: Changing of the Watch
Christopher K. Sokolov (email@example.com)
Mon Jul 20 13:12:05 1998
At 12:58 PM -0500 7/20/98, Martin A. Flynn wrote:
>Has anyone given any though to using the changeover from Exploring to Sea
>Scouts on 1 August as a possible public relation / media event?
>I had given some though to a ceremony of formally "retiring" the Sea
>Explorer Flag at that time and was wondering if anyone had a possible
>ceremony for such an event.
I'm not sure this would be in good taste as it could be understood as a dig
against those staying in the Exploring division of Learning for Life. I
don't know how you are intending to retire the old flag, but I think it
would be great to keep the old flag in the ship's collection for future
historians to ponder. :)
Christopher K. Sokolov, Quartermaster
Western Region Area 3 Boatswain (Youth Representative), Sea Scouts, B.S.A.