[Clipping: Local Scouts head for down under]

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Newspaper clipping describing how a Denton-area Boy Scout troop will participate in the 1987 XVI World Jamboree in Australia, with some background about the troop and the history of the event. There is a column on the back of the clipping with a series of historical and trivia facts.

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1 clipping : ill. ; 19 x 23 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. December 13, 1987.

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Boy Scout Troop 65 – 1918 Foundation

The 1918 Foundation was created in 2017 to plan the celebrations for the 100th year of Boy Scout Troop 65, the oldest continuously chartered troop in Denton, Texas. The Foundation continues to operate by providing grants to scouts needing assistance with the costs of attending summer and high-adventure camps, annual dues, leadership training, and equipment.

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  • Main Title: [Clipping: Local Scouts head for down under]
  • Added Title: UT alumnus, space hero deserves honor

Description

Newspaper clipping describing how a Denton-area Boy Scout troop will participate in the 1987 XVI World Jamboree in Australia, with some background about the troop and the history of the event. There is a column on the back of the clipping with a series of historical and trivia facts.

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1 clipping : ill. ; 19 x 23 cm.

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  • "Local Scouts head for down under," Denton Record-Chronicle, Denton, Texas, December 13, 1987, pp. 16A

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  • December 13, 1987

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[Clipping: Local Scouts head for down under], clipping, December 13, 1987; Denton, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1218526/: accessed May 5, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Boy Scout Troop 65 – 1918 Foundation.

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