In past discussions here and on other scout groups I've heard the phrase
attributed to Green Bar Bill - but that's hearsay from me.
> I have never found the exact quote from B-P saying that Scouting
> was a game with a purpose. I know he said we had a purpose and
> I know he said Scouting was a game...but I have never found
> where he said 'Scouting is a game with a purpose'.
> I think it is a BSA phrase
> --- In scouter_t@y..., akela134@a... wrote:
> > Sean, that "someone who once said Scouting is a game with a
> purpose," was
> > none other than Lord Baden Powell. Ya know, the guy who started
> this whole
> > Scouting thing. Sounds like a great training concept. Keep up the
> good times.
> > YIS
> > Les Green
> > Assist. CubMaster
> > Pack 134
> > "A Good Ole Fox too."
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