Gryphon 2005 Bridge
Gryphon held their ship "Bridge and Barbeque" on October 1, 2005.
This informal bridge encourages advancement and gives us two opportunities
a year to recognize our youth. Our newest Able has recommended that
we have two "barbeque" bridges a year to have three advancement pushes a
We recognized a new Ordinary, a new Able, and discussed our summertime activities. We had a very special presentation by John Richers, the Pacific Skyline Council Executive. John made a special presentation of the Silver Beaver to Woody Lawrence, our engineering officer.
|So, Jason has seen Tom Cruise in "The Color of Money" one too many times.|
|Woody cannot resist a guitar.|
|A new Ordinary Sea Scout.||Challenged to make Able.|
|A new Able Sea Scout, with his new Quartermaster Advancement Card.||The Gryphon re-established the tradition of giving a new Able a marlinspike knife. Apparently, it was met with approval.|
|John Richers opens a National court of honor.||A very surprised Woody Lawrence.|
|Presentation of the Silver Beaver.|
|Sea Stories of August Cruise.||Sea Stories from June Cruise.|
|Sea Stories from Stanford Sailing Camp.||Singing "Afternoon Delight."|
|Singing "Happy Birthday" to Marilyn Lawrence.|