Note: The 1998 NOAC Trading Post Mail Order Form is for use only by non-participants (those people who will NOT be attending NOAC 1998). Items will be shipped directly to your specified address from the National Conference on or around August 3rd.
CONFERENCE PATCH - This unique patch features the logo specially designed for the 1998 NOAC theme, "Memories of the Past - A Vision for the Future." Patch is ten color fully embroidered patch with approximate dimensions of 3" x 4".
CONFERENCE BACK PATCH - This is the traditional 8" backpatch that is the accompanying patch to the conference patch. It is the same unique 10 color fully embroidered design. Don't forget to order yours so that you have the set of conference patches!
EMBROIDERED CONFERENCE NECKERCHIEF - This item will feature an embroidered open design of the conference logo on the back of the neckerchief. This has been a popular item for collectors in past years and sells out early. Make sure to order yours in advance so you don't miss out!
CONFERENCE HAT PIN - This item is a traditional hat pin which touts the conference logo.
CONFERENCE KEY CHAIN - A new style for this year's NOAC! This innovative rectangular key chain will sport a two sided embroidered rendition of the conference logo. Don't forget to check this out!
CONFERENCE PEN - This rolling ball style black ink pen will feature the 1998 NOAC theme.
CONFERENCE T-SHIRT - This 100% cotton T-shirt will feature an open design of the conference logo on the front. On the back of this burgundy T-shirt, we will feature a listing of all previous NOAC's in a concert style format listing years and where the conference was held. A must for any NOAC participant! Don't forget to specify your size! (M, L, XL,XXL, XXXL)
50th ANNIVERSARY PATCH - This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the year that the Boy Scouts officially made the Order of the Arrow a BSA program. This 4 inch round fully embroidered patch was specially created to commemorate this event. A must for any patch collector!
In addition to the mail order items above, a number of other NOAC and OA souvenirs will be available at the conference Trading Post.
Note: If you will be attending NOAC, see your contingent leader for the official NOAC Trading Post Reserved Order form. You can use it to order many of these items in advance, for pickup at the conference. If you are a member of the support staff, you will be recieving your Reserved Order form directly from the National Office.
EMBROIDERED CONFERENCE HAT - This is a 6 panel, low crown (3") heavy weight brushed cotton twill will feature the conference logo which will have an open embroidered design of the logo across the crown. The hat will consist of a khaki 6 panel crown with a maroon bill and will sport a Velcro style closure in the back. One size fits all - don't miss out on what is sure to be a popular item.
CAST BELT BUCKLE WITH CONFERENCE LOGO - This metal cast belt buckle will feature a relief design of the conference logo. Its approximate dimensions are 3" x 2" and is designed to fit the traditional 1 1/2 inch leather belt.
LEATHER BELT BUCKLE WITH CONFERENCE LOGO - This leather belt buckle will feature a color embossed design of the conference logo on natural cowhide.
LEATHER OA BELT - Made of natural cowhide, measuring 1 1/2 inches wide, this belt will feature the words "ORDER OF THE ARROW" tooled into the belt with an antique finish. Please be sure to specify size when ordering! (28 - 52 even sizes only)
CONFERENCE GOLF SHIRT - This 100% cotton pique knit polo shirt will have the open design of the conference logo embroidered on the left breast. It will be a maroon colored shirt with two tone neck and button closure front. Great for golf outings and casual wear! Please specify size when ordering.
SCREENED CONFERENCE NECKERCHIEF - This silk screened neckerchief will feature an open design of the conference logo silk screened on the back of the neckerchief. Don't miss out on this collectable!
CONFERENCE BOLO TIE - This traditional style bolo tie will highlight a color design of the conference log and the colored tie cord will feature gold caps.
OA BOXER SHORTS - These flannel boxer shorts have been one of our most popular items! These cotton flannel shorts will feature an embroidered OA insignia on the leg. Don't miss out on this cool item! PLEASE specify size when ordering. (M, L, XL)
3" CONFERENCE METAL DECAL - This 3" metal decal is great for awards, portfolios, or just about anywhere. It features the NOAC logo in full color.
CONFERENCE TOOTHPICK HOLDER - Toothpick holder to some, a short 1 ounce glass to others! This 1 ounce glass features the color conference logo on its face.
CONFERENCE COFFEE MUG - Traditional 10 ounce white ceramic dairy mug. It features the conference logo on its face and is a must for any mug collector!
CONFERENCE PORTFOLIO - This imitation leather portfolio is perfect for OA, Scout or professional meetings. It comes complete with a 8 1/2 x 11 note pad and has the conference logo in gold embossed on the cover.
CONFERENCE WALKING STICK LOGO - This metal medallion features a color version of the conference logo and is a perfect addition to your walking staff. Collecting hiking staff medallions is a great hobby and a great way to tell your Scouting story! Start collecting today!
CHESTNUT HIKING STAFF - An item not listed on the conference advanced order forms, but which will be available at the NOAC Trading Post is the Chestnut Hiking Staff that accompanies the medallions listed above. Chronicle your years in Scouting with a finely crafted walking staff fitted with medallions honoring landmarks in your Scouting career. Produced from the finest chestnut, each staff is handcrafted using methods refined over 140 years. In a process that takes up to 2 years to complete, the wood is seasoned and crafted into a beautiful piece that will endure for generations. Each measures approximately 45" in length and is fitted with a leather strap and metal tip. Don't forget to pick your up!
1998 NOAC HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO - This video will be produced after the conference end and be shipped to you 6-8 weeks after the conference. The video will feature the weeks events including special guests, training events, TOAP, evening shows and don't forget Founder's Day! The perfect momento to remember a great conference.
OA BACKPACK - This was a popular item offered at the last NOAC and sold out within hours! This school style back pack features a suede bottom, foam padded back, oversize zippers, key chain holder, contour padded straps, a mesh pocket on the side for your water bottle and reinforced stress points. Made from Cordura Plus 1000 Material it will highlight a brand new embroidered OA logo on it. Check it out - you won't want to miss this!
OA VIDEO - "A BROTHERHOOD OF CHEERFUL SERVICE" - This informative video was produced by the National Committee of the Order of the Arrow and is slated for use at Council meetings, Troop elections or Court of Honors. It explains the purposes and principles of our organization to non-members. It briefly chronicles our history and gives a thorough explanation of our traditions. It is a must for every lodge library and makes a great addition to personal video collections as well.
OA LUGGAGE TAG WITH CONFERENCE LOGO - This handsome hard plastic luggage tag is perfect for the Scouting traveler! It features the conference logo and will be a great addition to your Scouting gear or luggage.
OA STADIUM CUSHION SEAT - This is a NEW item to be introduced at this year's NOAC! It is a dense foam rubber cushioned seat perfect for that stadium game or while setting around the campfire. It will tout a color conference logo on it and is a must for the avid sports fan!
GOODMAN PORTFOLIO - An important piece of OA history can be yours! The year 1948 is an important milestone in the history of the Order of the Arrow. It was May of that year when the National Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America convened in Seattle, Washington and adopted the OA as an official program of Scouting. 1998 marks the 50th anniversary of this major event.
In celebration of the rich heritage of the Order, the National Committee has commissioned a special collection of significant historical items related to the founder of the Order, Dr. E. Urner Goodman. It has been produced in limited quantities and will be released at the National Conference. The Goodman Portfolio will give every arrowman an insight into thought and events in the history of the Order and its founder, in a way never presented before! It will make a great addition to Lodge and person libraries, provide tremendous resource material, and it will make a wonderful gift for those special occasions.
The following items will be available in the specially packaged Goodman Portfolio, suitable for your library shelf:
This once in a lifetime portfolio will be released at the NOAC - don't miss out on this important piece of OA memorabilia! It will soon become a collector's item secondary to none due to the high quality of the portfolio and its limited production quantities!
Copyright © 1997,1998 Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America. All rights reserved.