May 25, 2015 | Posted by Bill
Greater New York Councils and the Ten Mile River Scout Museum have combined to produce two 5 – CSP sets to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Order of the Arrow.
There are two versions, the first is limited to 50 sets of 5 CSP’s with a Silver Mylar border. One each for the 5 Camps at TMR, Aquehonga, Family Camp, Headquarters, Keowa and Ranachqua. These are only available in sets and have the traditional Indian Cliffs design and the OA Centennial Logo. Sold on a first come, first served basis.
The second set has five different borders one for each camp, you can see the standard design below:
You can find an order form for both sets here.
“By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong.” Charles Wadsworth
Another first flap of interest to NY Collectors recently ended on eBay, a Gonlix Lodge #34 F1 First Flap.
There were 7 unique bidders who made 15 bids on this item. five of them sticking in it to over $ 80.00 before the final hammer came down at $ 88.88.
It started at a modest $ 4.99 opening bid. Did it find its true value?
“It’s important to have fun. Survival is more than making sure we have enough food and water.” ― Scott Cramer, Night of the Purple Moon
Seven years ago in May 2008 we were reporting on a new issue from Ganeodiyo Lodge #417 a flap issued for their 60th Anniversary designated the S26.
Ganeodiyo Lodge #417 later merged in 2010 with Ty-Ohni Lodge #95 to form form Tschipey Achtu #95
“The climber, like a fox which is hard-pressed, should always have one more trick in his bag.” ― Whipplesnaith, The Night Climbers Of Cambridge
Tschipey Achtu Lodge #95 has issued three fundraiser sets for the 2015 NOAC. The third of the three sets, all which share a similar design. This one depicts the White Deer Totem of Tschipey AchtuLodge on the Flap. The chevron for this set has White Smoke rising from the fire unlike the X9 Chevron used with the S14 & S15 sets.
The stats for this are:
S 16 DGY R BLK YEL RED FDL; RED 100th Anniversary , WWW White Deer Totem w/X10
X 10 DGY R BLK – RED FDL; YEL The Storm Is Here, RED NOAC 2015 100OA Logo White Smoke w/S16
“Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.” —John Adams, in Defense of the British Soldiers on trial for the Boston Massacre, 1770
Matt Schieferstein sends along word of two new 2015 NOAC sets issued by Shinnecock Lodge #360. Here is the Delegate set with a Silver Mylar border and Lodge NAme.
The stats for this set are:
S 44 SMY R M/C SMY LBL FDL; LBL NOAC 2015 w/X22 – Delegate Set
X 22 SMY R M/C – LBL FDL; LBL WWW, BLK 1915 2015 Centennial Logo w/S44 – Delegate Set
“Freedom is a subset of survival.” ― Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut
Tschipey Achtu Lodge #95 has issued three fundraiser sets for the 2015 NOAC. The second of the three sets, all which share a similar design depicts the Turtle Totem of Ganeodiyo Lodge on the Flap. The chevron also has Grey Smoke rising from the fire and is also used with the S14 set.
The stats for this are:
S 15 DGY R BLK YEL RED FDL; RED 100th Anniversary , WWW Turtle Totem w/X9
X9 DGY R BLK – RED FDL; YEL The Storm Is Here, RED NOAC 2015 100OA Logo Grey Smoke w/S14&S15
“Your love of liberty — your respect for the laws — your habits of industry — and your practice of the moral and religious obligations, are the strongest claims to national and individual happiness.” —George Washington, letter to the Residents of Boston, 1789