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1985 Section W4A Conclave

SECTION W4ASite * Vandenberg AFB, CA. 

MARCH 22-24Host * Canalino 90 

1985Chief * Cris Gardea 252 

Vice Chief * Steve Mcfadden 291 

Secretary * Charles Furness 291 

Adviser * Al Hoogeveen 566 

Associate Adviser * John Thomas 304 

Assistant Adviser * Thomas Robert Carr 291 

Staff Adviser * Allan Hutchison 90 

Area Adviser * Esten Grubb 252  

Area Staff Adviser * Derek Wilcock 

Region Chief * Todd Brohaugh 468 

Region Chairman * Del Loder 502 

Region Adviser * Dick Rice 


Comments:Outstanding Lodge * Malibu 566 

Ordeal Trophy * Chumash 304 

Brotherhood Trophy * Chumash 304 

Most Spirited Lodge * Youlumne 303 

Attendance * 560 (a record) 

Fair * Ta Tanka 488 

Crazy Oylmpics * Malibu 566 


The theme was “POINTING TO THE FUTURE”.  The participants award was an arrow shaped leather patch with the theme on it.  There was also a red, white and blue leather patch with the  shuttle on it.  Esten Grubb was recognized as a new member of the National Committee.  Special guests were Bill Downs the National Executive Secretary and Del Loder Region Chairman.  The Sections Chief’s from W3A, W4B, and  were present.  Saturday night featured a Santa Maria style Bar-B-Q.  A special feature was the tour of Slick 6 which is the new space shuttle launch facility.  The space shuttle enterprise was also seen up close. 

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