Sorry folks! National Library websites (including natlib.govt.nz, Papers Past, Digital NZ, He Tohu, and others) will be unavailable from Tuesday 16 January 9pm – Wednesday 17 January 3.30am. This is a planned outage for scheduled maintenance. ×
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

KELBURN BOY SCOUTS

The ninth annual report of the Kelburn Boy Scouts, to be. presented! at the jt-nriii.il meeting to-night, shows the troop to be in a satisfactory state, fully officered in spite of the caJl made by the war on scoutmasters. No fewer than, seven ex-scoutmasters and thirtyseven other old boys axe known to have answered the .call, and their names are shown on an honours board in the clubhouse. In addition to ordinary scout subjects, the troop lias had special instruction in life-saving and boxing 1, whilo ■a band is at present being trained. Camps have been held during the year at Paekakariki and at Lowry Bay. A concert for the benefit of the Bed Cross was given by the scouts in November last, and it is the intention of the scoutmasters to give another at the end of August in aid of the troop funds, the items being rendered by the scouts. The roll call at 30th June last numbered fifty-six. The number of soldier and sailor old boys continue to increase, and the Honours Board has had to be enlarged. It now contains forty-four names, and the following are the most recent additions : F. Robertson, H. Atkinson, J. 15. Rawnsloy, J. Thomas, C. D. Lewis, A. C. Gray, J. A. Allan, H. Richmond, A. V. Prince, K. Andrew, G. C. Wilson, W. Irvine, F. ■E. Domwell, W.. D. Dean, and B. C. Wilson. Thanks are returned in the repoi"t to the Parents' Committeee for their assistance, and to all ranks in the troop for their loyalty and help, but particularly to the assistant scoutmaster and quartermaster. These officers, it is stated, liars given, considerable time and taken groat trouble, ajid a- tribute is due to them.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19180719.2.75

Bibliographic details

KELBURN BOY SCOUTS, Evening Post, Volume XCVI, Issue 17, 19 July 1918

Word Count
290

KELBURN BOY SCOUTS Evening Post, Volume XCVI, Issue 17, 19 July 1918

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working