MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

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Lord Baden-Powell (1857-1941) was a British general and hero of the Boer war (1899-1900). He wrote the best-selling Guide to Scouting (1903) as a focus for young boys to give their lives more meaning. This led to the creation of the internationally respected Scout Movement. (Source – Biography online)

May 31, 1869 – The Morning Chronicle