Boy Scouts of America


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Boy Scouts of America a corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training
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In literature:

There followed a digression upon the Boy Scout movement, and Mr. Direck made comparisons with the propaganda of Seton Thompson in America.
"Mr. Britling Sees It Through" by H. G. Wells
He seemed to have been transported to a region made to order for the Boy Scouts of America.
"Pee-wee Harris on the Trail" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Even as the Boy Scouts of America look only at the future, so do you.
"Humanly Speaking" by Samuel McChord Crothers
There are Boy Scouts of America, and Boy Scouts of England, and Boy Scouts of nearly every country in the world except The Labrador.
"Troop One of the Labrador" by Dillon Wallace
The Boy Scouts of America is a permanent organization, and it has its headquarters at 200 Fifth Avenue, New York City.
"Outdoor Sports and Games" by Claude H. Miller
Prominent in the organization of the Boy Scout movement in America.
"Contemporary American Literature" by John Matthews Manly and Edith Rickert
I don't intend to be tortured on account of the Boy Scouts of America.
"Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
The lads were all dressed in the khaki uniform of the Boy Scouts of America, the badges showing membership in the Beaver Patrol of Chicago.
"The Call of the Beaver Patrol" by V. T. Sherman
But Boy Scouts of America don't run till they have to.
"Pluck on the Long Trail" by Edwin L. Sabin
The world must be made safe for the Boy Scouts of America!
"Roy Blakeley's Bee-line Hike" by Percy Keese Fitzhugh

In news:

Confidential "perversion files" kept by the Boy Scouts of America, made public on Thursday, include several North Country cases.
Honk if you love the Boy Scouts of America.
Boy Scouts of America did not find room to mention the fact that a little more than a decade ago, the.
The Boy Scouts of America has released its list of 1900 people who were banned from the organization for sexual deviancy over a 20-year span.
FAYETTEVILLE — Editor's note: Additional stories in this series will include a look at how the Boy Scouts of America's Summit Bechtel Reserve will impact the economy of the surrounding region.
Boy Scouts of America's W.Va. Jamboree Home Generating Dollars.
COLUMBIA — As a child, Robert Wood was involved with the Boy Scouts of America, and after dedicating several years to the program, he was awarded with the rank of Eagle Scout.
He received the Boy Scouts of America's Honor Medal, an award infrequently given to boys or their adult leaders for life-saving efforts.
What does the Boy Scouts of America logo mean to you.
Of the 1,200-plus secret files released Thursday detailing sexual abuse within the Boy Scouts of America, 15 are connected to troops in Northeast Pennsylvania.
Many of the speakers at the East Texas Area Council Boy Scouts of America Distinguished Citizen Good Turn Award luncheon on Friday joked with the honoree, the Rev.
Some of the best known nonprofits — including the YMCA of Greater New York, the Boy Scouts of America and the Philanthropy Roundtable — have hired DC lobbying firms.
Ben Carlucci, a 2008 graduate of Loyalsock Township High School and 2012 graduate of Shippensburg University, is one of two summer bear researchers at the Boy Scouts of America's Philmont High Adventure Base in Cimarron, N.M.
Thousands of pages of documents were released Thursday by a court order that detailed how Boy Scouts of America and its local councils handled allegations of sexual abuse against its adult leaders from the 1940s through early 1990s.
The Boy Scouts of America has known for nearly a century that scout leaders were preying on boys under the its protection.