Saint George's Day -- April 23rd
Lew Orans (lporans@ONRAMP.NET)
Wed, 23 Apr 1997 20:34:10 -0500
St. George, Patron Saint of Scouting
"Prepared and alert a Scout follows the lead
Of our Patron Saint George and his spirited steed."
- Baden-Powell in "Scouting for Boys"
April 23rd is Saint George's Day. It is celebrated by Scouts of many lands.
For an interesting collection of links from around the world, please visit
the St. George and Scouting page of the Pine Tree Web at:
To see pictures of a Saint George's Day Parade featuring Scouts in Russia
before the First World War and the Russian Revolution, please see the
NATIONAL ORGANISATION OF RUSSIAN SCOUTS page --NORS in Russia, 1909-1922
at: http://rampages.onramp.net/~lporans/norsold2.htm (caution: this page is
graphic intense with several photos of over 75k).
Happy Saint George's Day to all Scouts the World Around.
Yours in Scouting,
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