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Brownsea Island

Western Gazette (Yeovil, England), Friday, August 02, 1907:

BOY SCOUTS IN TRAINING. — An experimental
camp, consisting of 24 boy scouts from Eton, Harrow,
and other schools, and from the Poole and Bourne-
mouth Lads’ Brigades was opened at Brownsea
Island on Wednesday. Under the personal super-
vision of Lieutenant-General Baden Powell and
Major MacLaren, the boys will be taught the mean-
ing of signs of nature, how trails are discovered and
followed, and how to find their way over strange
ground.

 

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