Area 2-H 1971 Conclave Cover

I had previously posted on the 1971 Area 2-H Conclave. George Jennings left a comment about a different type of memorabilia than we normally see issued for a conclave. He sent along the image and his previous comments.

We also had a special first day cover made for the conference. We utilized the local post office and used two 4 cent BSA stamps which were made in 1960. This was done under the direction of Bernie Chonin, a wonderful scouter who has since gone home to the Lord.
As you can see by the cover, the conference was held September 10 to 12, 1971.
Note the postage was $0.08.
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Were we directed from Washington when to sow, and when to reap, we should soon want bread.” —Thomas Jefferson
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Exercise At Your Computer

Were all spending more and more time at our computers. Your reading this at one aren’t you? Here is a link to some exercises you can do both avoid and reduce pain for those who have to spend large blocks of time at their computers.

They include:

Neck and shoulder exercises:

  • Shrug your shoulders up and down.
  • Pull your shoulder blades together and then relax.
  • Pull your shoulders down while gently leaning your head to each side.


Hat Tip: Instapundit

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What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.
Benjamin Disraeli
British politician (1804 – 1881)
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