|The World Jamboree of Boy Scouts 1929
Shortly after the
close of the 3rd World Jamboree at Arrowe Park in the summer of 1929, The Times of London
published a collection of articles and photos from their coverage of this significant
milestone of the Scouting movement. These pages are reproduced directly from this
collection and provide a wonderful insight into the celebration of Scouting’s "Coming
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Honors the Chief Scout: Sir Robert Baden-Powell
The Boy Scout
Movement After Twenty-One Years
July 31, 1929:
Scouts of the World. Jamboree Opened by the Duke of Connaught.
1929: The Prince of Wales in Camp.
1929: The King’s Welcome to the Scouts. Future of the Peace of the World.
1929: Rally of the Wolf Cubs. A "Pageant of Good Turns."
1929: The Boy Scouts’ Day of Thanksgiving, Open-Air Services.
1929: A Day in the Jamboree Camp. Holiday Crowd in the Mud.
1929: Scouts’ Help for the Afflicted. Gymnastics, Scout Work, and Spectacle.
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