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Boy Scout Day – UPDATE

08 Feb

Journalist Rocky the Squirrel here –

“Keeping my paws on the nuts of the world!”

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February 8th is Boy Scout Day that celebrates the birthday of Scouting in America. On February 8, 1910, Chicago publisher William Dickson Boyce filed incorporation papers in the District of Columbia to create the Boy Scouts of America.

Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts offer a tremendous valuable program of life skills and values for millions of boys. It has been popular since Lord Baden-Powell founded the Boy Scouts in the early 1900′s in Great Britain. The top award of Eagle Scout is an accomplishment that reaps recognition, rewards and benefits for a young man throughout his life.

UPDATE:

The Boy Scout motto is Be Prepared; however, the Boy Scout slogan is “Do a good turn daily.”

 
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Posted by on 02/08/2016 in Journalist Rocky the Squirrel

 

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9 responses to “Boy Scout Day – UPDATE

  1. Ray Laskowitz

    02/08/2016 at 12:50 pm

    I thought the motto is, “Be prepared.”

     
    • franhunne4u

      02/08/2016 at 12:59 pm

      I just looked it up – that is the Girl Scout motto

       
      • Ray Laskowitz

        02/08/2016 at 1:10 pm

        Which one? Be Prepared? Or the other? Be prepared is on every BSA piece of memorabilia I own. Just saying.

         
      • Piglove

        02/08/2016 at 1:16 pm

        See updated posting now 🙂 You are correct. The BSA motto is Be Prepared. Winks and snorts! XOXO – Bacon

         
    • Piglove

      02/08/2016 at 1:15 pm

      Thank you my friend. Sometimes Journalist Rocky the Squirrel needs help from time to time. The BSA ‘motto’ is Be Prepared. Their slogan is Do a Good Deed Daily. I have updated the post – thanks!! XOXO – Bacon

       
      • Ray Laskowitz

        02/08/2016 at 1:22 pm

        Cool… Just remember, Google is your friend. I write a lot of things I’m told on the streets. I always check twice.

         
      • Piglove

        02/08/2016 at 1:45 pm

        Journalist Rocky the Squirrel must have been hunting nuts this day. I’ll chat with him tonight – snorts. XOXO – Bacon

         
  2. The Canadian Cats

    02/08/2016 at 8:40 pm

    Cat Scouts is modelled after Boy Scouts so I really like Boy Scouts.

    Shoko

     
    • Piglove

      02/09/2016 at 10:00 am

      I thought you might like this one my friend 🙂 ❤ XOXO – Bacon

       

This piggy would love to snort with you :)

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