ScoutingOctober 2001

Scouting Magazine

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Cub Scouts Scott Curtis, Carter Hesterman, and Jared Carter of Pack 3840, Sandy, Utah, cheer the start of a pinewood derby race. Learn how to preserve your favorite Scouting memories in a scrapbook using the simple steps outlined by Dian Thomas in "Scrapbook Your Scouting Memories." Photograph by Vince Heptig. Scrapbook page by Karen Glenn. Track courtesy of

In the October 2001 Issue

Ode to the Leader of Many Boys Illustrations

A Scoutmaster earns a special place in the hearts of young men who accept the challenge of being a Scout in his troop.

Sharing Cultures in Thailand Photographs

Scouts attending the world jamboree over New Year's 2003 will find the host country a warm and friendly place that has been called "the land of smiles."

"You Are Boy Scouting!"

A trained den chief plays a key role in conducting quality den meetings and encouraging Cub Scouts to make the transition from pack to troop.

Scrapbook Your Scouting Memories Photographs

It's America's fastest-growing hobby and a fun-filled way to preserve those years of blue and gold and khaki.

Scouting Alone

In one of the BSA's lesser-known programs, nearly 400 boys around the world participate as Lone Scouts.

Keeping Trails in Shape

A Connecticut troop's commitment to regular trail maintenance means safer hiking for the public and a rewarding outdoor service experience for the Scouts.

Earning Their Way

Urban Scouts in Columbus, Ohio, set goals that point to a brighter future.

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