This Day in History: 1962-03-16
At Scout Troop Fifty’s court of Honor a donation was made to the Ambulance Corps of the proceeds of the Troop’s January Paper Drive. A check for $115.61 was presented to Ambulance Corp Captain Ray Spadevecchia by Scout Commissioner William Fisher. Appreciation was expressed to the American Brake Shoe, Henderson Trucking, A. Penner, Frank Dator and James Price for their generosity in donating the use of their trucks in the bimonthly newspaper collections. This marked the twentieth year the Scouts had been doing this community service. Rank advancements were also conferred at the Court of Honor by Scoutmaster Neal O. Floyd to Jay Sutherland, tenderfoot, Tom Rossiter, Bob Hanlon and Russ Tibbals, first class and Hank Cheney, star.