Cloth Talk 2.0 Videos

Videos that share some of the history of Carolina Order of the Arrow lodges.

Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 4: J. Rucker Newbery’s Flaps

Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 4: J. Rucker Newbery’s Flaps In this episode of the videoblog for CarolinaOA.com called Cloth Talk 2.0 the hosts Hank Birdsong and Jason Spangler dive into their collections to talk about the super rare Dancer flaps from Un A Li’yi Lodge 236 in Charleston, SC.  For many state collectors these are among the hardest issues to get and certainly would …Read More



Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 3: Santee Lodge 116 Musical Chairs

Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 3: Santee Lodge 116 Musical Chairs In Episode 3 of Cloth Talk 2.0 Hank Birdsong and Jason Spangler turn the attention to Santee Lodge 116.  For those that collect the lodge one of the more puzzling issues might be the S12 flap.  It was first issued in 1995 replacing the S1o which had been the lodge’s single combination honors flap for …Read More



Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 2: The Tsali Lodge Big “4”

Cloth Talk 2.0 Episode 2: The Tsali Lodge Big “4” Order of the Arrow collectors know that every lodge has some killer issues that make or break your collection. In this video Hank Birdsong of Tsali Lodge 134 in Asheville, NC talks about the four OA flaps from his lodge that are the monsters to get. Jason Spangler is also part of the conversation in …Read More



Cloth Talk 2.0 – Episode 1 Hank Birdsong & Patch History Books

Cloth Talk 2.0 – Episode 1 Hank Birdsong & Patch History Books For more than three decades Hank Birdsong has been experimenting with making patch history books for Scouting memorabilia collectors. In this first installment of a new chat format for Boy Scout collectors Hank and I talk about that story using Google+ Hangout. Hank grew up in Wahissa Lodge 118 of the Old Hickory Council and …Read More