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Tuesday Scouting Hot Finds Newsletter September 27, 2016
Blog     29 Sep 2016 | 2:27 am
I confess I don't know whether the Hawaii strip pictured to the left is a really good state strip or considered a council shoulder patch. My guess is the later but that's not my field of expertise. At the recent TOR I attended Randy Holden showed me pictures of the New Jersey Scout Museum. I was very impressed and quizzed him for a long while about how it was set up and organized. When I get the podcast off the ground this will be one of the topics I want to kick around - what are the models for how different...


Sunday Scouting Hot Finds Newsletter September 25, 2016
Blog     25 Sep 2016 | 10:43 pm
I don't think I ever got to meet Cal Holden in person but he casts a large shadow in the Girl Scout collecting circles. He is now long gone home but many people there had copies of his reference work and several told me stories about his epic collection. I talked with some of the folks there about trying to get more collector friendly stuff published up on the web and that's in the works. Most importantly for me I now know the difference between light green broadcloth and pinstripe fabric (ha ha inside joke). Today's OA block has several really...


Friday Scouting Hot Finds Newsletter September 23, 2016
Blog     23 Sep 2016 | 9:47 pm
The sort of generic thing I hear Boy Scout collectors say about our sisters on the other side of the aisle is that it's a smaller hobby and things don't sell for as much. All of that is true but maybe for some specific reasons. The GSofA doesn't have an honor society (shout out to you WWW) with lodges that print out highly collectible sets several times a year. They also haven't held a jamboree style event in more than 50 years so you don't all the memorabilia that comes with that. Simply put GS collectors tend to be broad...



   
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