Articles from August 2008



Area 2-D 1971 Conclave Issues

The 1971 Area 2-D Conclave, was held at Camp Saratoga and hosted by Ta-Oun-Ya-Wat-Ha Lodge #268.  there were at least 4 items issued for the event, a pocket patch, neckerchief, neckerchief slide, and a plastic name tag.

First the pocket patch,

Area 2-D 1971 Conclave Pocket Patch

Ares 2-D 1971 Conclave Pocket Patch

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Area 2-H 1969 Conclave

The 1969 Area 2-H Conclave, was held at Camp Barton and hosted by Chi Sigma Lodge #546 of the Louis Agassiz Fuertes Council.

There was at least a neckerchief issued for this event.

Area 2-H 1969 Conclave Neckerchief

Area 2-H 1969 Conclave Neckerchief

Were there any other items issued for this event?
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Section NE-2C 2008 Last er…no Lost Conclave

The final NE-2C Conclave was held at Camp Keowa, Ten Mile River Scout Camp. The Host Lodge was Shu-Shu-Gah #24. The theme of the Conclave was “The Lost Conclave.”

The Lodges in Section NE-2C which were at the Conclave were:
Lodge #4 Ranachqua
Lodge #15 Ktemaque
Lodge #24 Shu-Shu-Gah
Lodge #49 Suanhacky
Lodge #82 Man-a-hattin
Lodge #86 Nacha Nimat
Lodge #112 Aquehongian
Lodge #313 Owaneco
Lodge #427 Achewon Netopalis
Lodge #553 Paugassett

There was a pocket patch:

2008 NE-2C Conclave Pocket Patch

2008 NE-2C Conclave Pocket Patch

and a Jacket patch which measured about 7 1/2″ x 6 3/4″

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Update: Area 2-G 1971 Conclave Neckerchief Slide

Neale Cummings sends along a scan of an unpunched/assembled neckerchief slide from the 1971 Area 2-G Conclave held at Camp Russell and hosted by Kamargo Lodge #294.

Area 2-G 1971 Neckerchief Slide Blank

I have updated the original 1971 Area 2-G Conclave post with this information.

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A Look Back – Shu Shu Gah Lodge #24 Showandasse Chapter eA1971

Two years ago, I posted about a then recent acquisition a Shu Shu Gah Lodge #24 Showandasse Chapter eA1971.

Shu Shu Gah Lodge #24 Showandasse Chapter eA1971

Shu Shu Gah Lodge #24 Showandasse Chapter eA1971

My current My Shownadasee Chapter needs include A2, J1, N2, eX1957, eX1977-1b and eX1977-2.

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The world is governed more by appearances than realities, so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it.
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US diplomat, lawyer, orator, & politician (1782 – 1852)
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Northeast Region – ArrowCorps5

Another acquisition for me at this past weekend’s NE-2C Conclave. The Northeast Region’s issue for the 2008 ArrowCorps5. The patch contains the NER Logo as well as that of the US Forestry Service. Use your outside voice.

North East Region ArrowCorps5 Pocket Patch

North East Region ArrowCorps5 Pocket Patch

For a complete checklist of Northeast Region OA issues, please see Dave Scocca’s Northeast Region OA site.

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US comedian & television actor (1954 – )
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Onteroraus Lodge #402 60th Anniversary Flap F4

Another new issue which surfaced at the NE-2C this past weekend was a new 60th Anniversary flap from Onteroraus Lodge #402. This twill flap uses the design of one of the first patches from the lodge, the R1 (and R2).

402 Onteroraus R1

402 Onteroraus R1

There were reportedly 200 of the anniversary flaps issued.

Onteroraus Lodge #402 60th Anniversary Flap F4

Onteroraus Lodge #402 60th Anniversary Flap F4

The Blue Book stats for this one should be:
F4 YEL R WHT RED GRN FDL; RED WWW 60 Years of Service Design of R1 TR, PB (2008)

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US writer and humorist (1950 – )
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