Hard Cover Type HCM is
distiguished by the Boy Scout in long pants and long
sleeve shirt with a garrison cap on and his arms by his
side. The background shows the left side of the
cover in a khaki tan, the right side of the cover in
red, with the words BOY SCOUTS of AMERICA all in capital
letters except for the word "of" is now in lower case
with all being in black like the title. The HCL and HCM
type covers tend to be a bit lighter in color than
previous types of similar design.
HCM covers have three varieties; Variation 1 contains
Type 7 pamphlets while Variation 2 contains Type 8
pamphlets, The back cover for HCM has FLB in red
with black numbers underneath as well as a flat spine.
Variation 3 has a Type 8 pamphlet inside with a blank
Shown below are the known covers
to exist by this author and should not be interpreted as
representing the complete collection. As new titles are
found, and confirmed, they will be added.