Re: 1904 worlds fair & scouts ????
George Costigan (GCostigan@AOL.COM)
Thu, 16 Nov 1995 09:23:01 -0500
In a message dated 95-11-16 00:24:37 EST, you write:
>Boy Scouts did
>not exist in 1904. There <were> other youth groups including those being
>developed by Seaton and Beard , but they were not " Boy Scouts "
Beard's group was around then <if all the books I can recall reading are
accurate>. Another possibility is boys having been hired for the event to act
as uniformed messengers. This is where the author needs to cite specifics,
rather than just assume they were Scouts.
CM, Pack 157
Herndon, VA NCAC
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