1971 Area 2-D Conclave Staff Neckerchief

Been a very busy week with life, work and Scouting since the Shu Shu Gah TOR last weekend, but hopefully things will calm down a bit and I can get back to more regular posting. I picked up a number of conclave items from lodges in Northeastern NY thanks to Gene Philips. Here is one, a staff neckerchief from the 1971 Area 2-D Conclave held at Camp Saratoga and hosted by Ta-Oun-Ya-Wat-Ha Lodge #268.

I was unaware of the existence of this item and I understand there may be a variety with a similar ribbon with red detailing.

1971 Area 2-D Staff Neckerchief

I’ll add this to the original 1971 2-D conclave listing.

According to Rob Higgens’ OA Section List web site, the following lodges were in Area 2-D at that time:

  • Sisilija Lodge #19
  • Half Moon Lodge #28
  • Wakpominee Lodge #48
  • Nischa Nimat Lodge #181
  • Ta-Oun-Ya-Wat-Ha Lodge #268
  • Loon Lodge #364
  • Thay-En-Da-Ne-Gea Lodge #418

“Nothing so strongly impels a man to regard the interest of his constituents, as the certainty of returning to the general mass of the people, from whence he was taken, where he must participate in their burdens.” –George Mason


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