Shu Shu Gah Lodge TOR – Sold Out!!

For the 4th year in a row we have sold out our tables for the Shu Shu Gah Lodge #24 TOR.

Where: Gary Laermer Pavilion at Orbach Arena, Camp Alpine, Alpine, NJ

When: Saturday November 22, 2008

Time: 9:00AM to 3:00PM (dealer setup begins at 8:30AM)

Admission: Free to All – A unique day trip for your troop or pack

Tables: All 40 Sold Out!!

For more information and a a copy of the 2008 TOR flyer including directions or full details at the link.

Still solicting items for the lodge auction which usually begins around 1:00 PM.

Hope to see many of you there.


A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.
Bert Leston Taylor, The So-Called Human Race (1922)

Area 2-D 1972 Conclave Neckerchief Slide

I had previously posted about Area 2-D 1972 Conclave Issues, but can now share a neckerchief slide that was issued for that event.  In addition to the patch and neckerchief in the previous post, here is the slide:

Area 2-D 1972 Neckerchief Slide

Area 2-D 1972 Neckerchief Slide

I’ve updated the original post with the picture as well.


Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.” —Ronald Reagan

A Look Back – SUV Bailout

I posted this one nearly a year ago. Unfortunately, It doesn’t seem quite as farfetched now.


“If the government gets into business on any large scale, we soon find that the beneficiaries attempt to play a large part in the control. While in theory it is to serve the public, in practice it will be very largely serving private interests.” —Calvin Coolidge