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FIRST AQ - HISTORY obj BOY soours
Scouts of ACCH,Wallen,Hunter-
had a first aid meet at the
Our first aid
,Februa1y'l9th. Our troop was we
when we held our lest pwactice
team w s made up of Norman
The scout movement was founded by
Sir RobertKLordlBaden Powell in England
ii 1908. Through the good turn of an
unknown English scout the idea was brought
to the United States by W.D.Boyce of
Brown,Charles Smith,Harold Barnhart,Carl Chicago! The Society was incorporated or
Filloff,Louis Sm ers, and Robert Fett. If February 8th 1910, a date which has ever
we get ass we can go to the G.E. Club Comp- since been celebrated by scouts all over
We have learned how to use a tournequit In 1916 the Boys Scouts of America
It is a very dangenous thing to use and must were granted a federal charter by Congress
be handled carefully. It may be used to stop It was one of four organizations so char-
the flow of bmood from a wound or to stop thetered. Previous to 1910 both Daniel Char-
flow of blood
to the heart as in case of a
A tournequit must not be left in place
for a long period of time.
ter Beard and Ernest Thompson Sexton had
done pioneer work for boys along similar
lines. The scut membership is in seventy
three countries of the world and has more
than 2,000,000 members enrolled.
1, g Bill Smith,8A.
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WHAT I EIKQQPQABOUT SCOUT CAMP by i-into ag
Last sum er all of the scouts of the by Bill Smith
Allen County Children's Home went to Camp ax-xx N N ,I
Big Island for two weeks. we had Q lot of fun iggj i '- - 05
fun there but what I liked most was the nj
Swimming. X "'
When I went up there I did not know The Scouts Blanket Roll
how to swim, Up there you are not considered its4444+4i+itttttiiiirtrfirirrriti
as knowing how to swim u til you can swim WHAT I LIKE ABOUT SCOUT CAMP
25 yards. You are a beginner until you can I like swimming about the scout camp
go 50 yards. When you can go 75 yards you the most. There are swimming directors
are in the advanced class. At the end of thrnshomtry to teach us how to swim. There
three da ya I
could go 25 yards and 50 by
the end of the first week. When I came
ba ck at the
75 yards! We
end of two weeks I could go
went swimming each morning
. E ugene Torrence,7A.
are classes for beginners who cannot
swim at all and for those who are more
adavanced. At noon there is a general
swim period for everyogg.
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BILL Ur 1 . 1
RHONE MUS NN A, and she has become as his own little 3
xxxxx N sister. Corrine Lutz! BA. .
sex ,' ing Ftoon
A HELPFUL SCOUT TROOP Nrxxxx CJ It WHS in the middle O? June when
In the little town of James- there WHS 21 high flood ln the state
town the p ople expected a flooH,once of Illieels' There lots of 1
each year because the town was on the thlnge were Weshee aWeY'i
narrow banks of a river. It was late in the T Peovle Were,dr1Ven
winter and just about one week until the from thelr homes
spring thaw. It was a neat little town and 'q::::B by the Waters- l
the Shoem ck River w s high. Everyone was There Wee e group eel
worried about the river. Darkness came and boy Scouts the , Wanted to help
everyone went to bed worried about the mor- reovle who were ln need' Some of the boys.
ning. With early morning the river banks
were flooded and the houses were half cover
Therewas a boy scout troop in the town.
They got boats and helped to rescue the
people from the flooded houses and get them
to higher ground.
In about two weeks the water was back in
the river. The people returned to their
homes. They cleaned and fixed them up again
to await another flood which was sure to
come again with the coming spring.
TRUE egg s coUT
one of the many floods on ine
On top of one of the many float-
could be seen a little eight year
huddled together with her little
had no father,mother,brother,or
sister. She was a lone except for her little
The little girl was looking into the sky
hands folded,and deep in prayer. All of a
sudden there was a splash- her prayers had
A short way off could be seen a boy in
could it be? As he neared she
could see that it was someone she did not
know. She had never seen a boy scout but she
had heard of them and had confidence in them
for her mother hnd told her before she died
that they helped everyone.
found places where it was almost impossibl
to rescue anyone They went to ces wher
little children were left alone, while '
their parents were in town. Some were with
out food and clothing and others were with
out shoes. ,
The boy on the 1941 calendar
ing o little girl that one left alone with
only the black kitten for company. The
child had no shoes. The home looked like 1
it was nearly washed away. The windows wen
broken. The child does not seem to be
frightened at all. The boy is carrying the
child to the boat. He is going to take it?
to a place where it can be cnrred for, f
until a home can be found fer it. I
Wilma Deltz,8A. I
INSPECTION DAY Fon TROOP 24 ?
Inspection day is the last opportunih
to earn badges for the year. We are to
bring all the things which we did for the:
year and put them along the blackboard f
to gether. We will stand in front of our !
exhibits. mrs.Pool1ng will go around and F
inspect everything carefully. If we receid
passing grades we may recieve a badge on A
one of the followingzwood Carving,Sewing,
or First Aid. Wilma and Corrine will recej
ive attendance badges and Mildred and 4
Dorothy will receive Scribe badges. I ,
think we will all be very happy. 4
Dorothy LaMons.8A. '
He helped the little girl off the roof. rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrri ' V" I
He then put her in e bnlnket and putting her CAMPORE E 1
kitten on his shoulder,carried them to his Each year the boy scouti
boat. He paddled away up to the shore hwere go to Camporee. It is n two day affair '
there were many other refugees. with good timGS fOr all' We make many Defi
Not only did he Save the little girl's acquaintances. Usually it rains when we
life but she was adopted into his family go to camp. This year we go to Pbrtland.l
Qcontinued next colum j
Joe Biggs.7A. 1
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ON MY HONOR 1 WILL 'my fur 1 g
To do my duty to God and m Country qf,-ex my and a boy scout ran out to hglgf
To help other people at all times ,f,.,.+ -B hm. He.put hm in the boat .ee I
To obey the girl scout laws. 'A' yy rowed hlm T13 Saiityiam
' , "' haf I U oro y ons.8A. y
Be wee f W m?Zdmk?-FWM I
SLOGAN: Do a good turn daily v ...............
Xt . T' 'i' l On Thursdays after school we I
GIRL SCOUT LAW -I I have our scout meetings in the'
L. A girl scout's honor is to be i 305' 'Seri 23313955935 P3-25' if
tru3ted, N I 8 SC O0 lng. 6 are ,
2. A girl scout le loyal. I legrnine some very intereetinsf
5. A girl scout's duty is to be usef thlngfvtand ife aii? doing Somw
and to help others. I l Very Ln efee 1118 mae' '
4. A girl scout is e. friend to all If Recently We eteffed 'Mies
and n sister to every other scou . V 36125 from lit?1i glockihgf Woq
5. A girl scout is courteous. 95 SUS are Paln e OD WOOQ
6. A girl scout is a firend to animals. yy Litind theglege Strgnihtogithir' Q
7. A girl scout obeys ord rs. I a Cor eme C e Oc S I
3, A girl Scout is cheerfil, ,Val th have different names painted on A
9. A girl scout is thrifty. em' -
l0.A girl scout is clean in thought,word, t t Af Qhe bgiieeeei ef the ifnrtwi meds
and d d, o em po es. e plc ure was lrs racel
44432444iqageainnsgngggqqqgqqqgg on the WOOd. It was then cut into the wod
THE FOUNDE R or GIRL scouls. with e knife- I , , !
In-e.Julliette Lew,ef Savnnnm,Georgia, We e-Fe HOW Studylns fleet Md' We i
organized the f
United S totes
irst girl guides in the e
in l872. The movement grew
rapidly. The name was changed to girl
scouts and the
group now numbers over
members in the United
S totes and its possessions. Through an
International 0ouncil,the national groups
are affiliated and although they maintain
separate organizations they have the sane
laws and purposes. The movement was first
intended for girls 10 to l8 years of gae.
5 GOOD SCOUT
Once there was n house beside the river
A terrible storm blew it into the river.
A boy scout was passing and saw the house.
He went in and found a little girl and her
to his boat. BoB Fett,8A.
THE RED LETTE R DAY.
The river was over flowing. People were
needing help. Babies who had lived their
few moments were rying. Children who were
old enough to talk were crying for help.
What a day. What n terrible day.
Boy S couts were doing the best they
could. Red Cross nurses were trying to -
keep people comfortable.
A fter the main excitement was over
there was one little baby crying for help
Qcontinued next column,
have learned how to take
ous bites and how to take care of a perse
who has taken poison. We have learned
many other interesting first aid ideas tc
WHAT I LIKED BE ST ABOUT CAMP '
The best thing at camp for me was the
swimming. I learned to do many things in
the water and passed man tests. The firm
test I passed was to swim around the rafy
twice which made a distance of about 100
feet. The water w s tn to fifteen feet
deep there. Then I would have to swim awa!
from the raft and at a signal from the
whistle turn over on m back and stay in f
a motionless position for one minute. The
I could turn over and come back to the
care of poison-i
kitten. He picked them up ond carried them tcnft.
The next test was
dive in and go as far
the bottom, and bring
if I could find it. I
my back and float on m
for diving. I had tQ'
as possible toward 1
up a weed or sometin,
then had to swim on 3
After I had passed the tests I receiver
another cap. Now I started diving. This I 5
could do even before I knew how to swim. '
However I had trouble learning to take
steps and get the hop to spring me off thei
spring board. I would get on the board,waLn
part way and run the rest. When I got to nl
end of the board I did not stop but fell 2
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