Collecting Badges

Starman Blue

Starman Blue

Starman 1929 to 1934 Blue Ribbon Scout Badge

his proficiency badge was worn on the right arm, starting from the cuff upwards in order of achievement.

To earn the Starman badge*

Must have a general knowledge of the nature and movements of the stars. Be able to point out and name six principal constellations, ?nd the north by means of other stars than the Pole Star in case of that star being obscured by clouds, etc., and tell the hour of the night by the 1" stars or moon. Must have a general knowledge of the relative positions and movements of the earth, sun and moon, and of tides, eclipses, meteors, comets, sun spots and planets.

* The requirements did vary through the years in POR.