Articles from June 2009



Correction – Ganeodiyo Lodge #417 F3 – New Regular Issue

New IssueI had previously written about a new issue from Ganeodiyo Lodge #417, once I had the issue in hand, I realized it was not a solid, but a fine twill.

Ganeodiyo Lodge #417 F3 TLS

Ganeodiyo Lodge #417 F3 TLS

Blue Book style stats:
F3 RED R LBL M/C YEL FDL; BLK WWW TLS

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The artist doesn’t have time to listen to the critics. The ones who want to be writers read the reviews, the ones who want to write don’t have the time to read reviews.”

William Faulkner (1897 – 1962)

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Shared Items From Around The Web – June 30, 2009

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Area 2-G 1970 Conclave Neckerchief Slide

conclaveRay Gould sends along a picture of a metal neckerchief slide issued for the Area 2-G 1970 Conclave to go along with the pocket patch and neckerchief.

Area 2-G 1970 Neckerchief Slide

Area 2-G 1970 Neckerchief Slide

I’ll update the earlier post with the picture as well.

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A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.”
Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900), The Critic as Artist, part 2, 1891

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Shared Items From Around The Web – June 29, 2009

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Shared Items From Around The Web – June 28, 2009

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Kayanernh-Kowa Lodge #219 S17 50th Anniversary Sabbittis

I had previously posted on a flap celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Sabattis Scout Reservation.   At the Central New york TOR earlier this month, I was able to acquire the second version.

Kayanernh-Kowa Lodge #219 50th Anniversary Sabattis Scout Reservation S17

Kayanernh-Kowa Lodge #219 50th Anniversary Sabattis Scout Reservation S17

Blue Book style stats:
S17 PMY R M/C M/C BLK FDL; PMY=Purple Mylar M/C Name Yellow outlined Orange YEL 1958-2008 Sabattis Scout Reservation



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It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.”

Sir Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965), My Early Life, 1930

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Section NE-2B 2008 Conclave Service Corps

conclaveLast July, I wrote about the 2008 Section NE-2B Conclave.

Howard Gordon advised that amongs the issues for the event was an Octagon Shaped Service Corps patch issued by / for Sakuwit 2 members (2X26?)

Here is a scan of that issue:

Sakuwit Lodge #2 2008 NE-2B Service Corps X26

Sakuwit Lodge #2 2008 NE-2B Service Corps X26

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Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else“.  —Judy Garland (1922 – 1969), to her daughter, Liza Minelli

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