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1960's



Gold silk screened on blue silk.
Purpose unknown but appears to have been worn under a name tag holder.


 
Camporee Leather Items

1959
Circle B Scout Ranch
Dates Unknown

Leather Skin


Santa Monica District occasionally made leather items for various purposes
similar to the many leather items made by Venice and Marina Districts.



This skin contains the signatures of prominent  Santa Monica Scouters of the era. A Circle B brand is burned
into the leather and then written on with marking pen and ball point pen. The exact purpose of this item is unknown.
SIGNATURES include: Glenn Gordon •Art Marquez • Ed Strauss • Stan Morse • Russ Bryant • Bruce Franklin
Charles Hodges • Terry Roan and others.


1962
Angeles National Forest
May 19-20


Printed on various pieces of scrap leather for the 1962 wilderness camp. By cutting the horizontal lines and
pushing the center piece to the back, a loop could be made that turned these items into neckerchief slides.

             
                           
   
             

 
1963
Circle B Scout Ranch
Dates
Unknown

Leather award ribbons were used at the 1963 Wilderness Camp. Various pieces of scrap leather were silk screened with the
1963 Wilderness camp patch design along with First, Second or Third  place and, in some cases, the category of the award.
The leather was then cut in the shape of a ribbon. On some ribbons, the category is lettered in pen.

  First Place
Camp Site
  Second Place
Honor Patrol
  Second Place
(Blank)
   

 
           


    Third Place
Pack In
  Third Place
(Blank)
   
                               
             


1963
Leather Skin


Santa Monica District occasionally made leather items for various purposes
similar to the many leather items made by Venice and Marina Districts.
       
  This skin contains the signatures
of prominent  Santa Monica Scouters
of the era. A Circle B brand is burned
into the leather and then written on
with marking pen and ball point pen.
The exact purpose of this item is unknown.

Autographs include:

Ken Burrows
Chuck Hodges
Earle Gillette
Glenn Forar
David L. Way
Stan Fisher
Gail Ingram
Art Marquez






 









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