On the Trail: An Outdoor Book for Girls
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On the Trail: An Outdoor Book for Girls

By Adelia B. (Adelia Belle) Beard, Lina Beard
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Table of Contents
  • On the Trail
  • An Outdoor Book for Girls
    • By
  • LINA BEARD
    • AND
  • ADELIA BELLE BEARD
  • PRESENTATION
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • ON THE TRAIL
  • CHAPTER I
    • TRAILING
    • When You Strike the Trail
    • Blazing the Trail
    • To Know an Animal Trail
    • Lost in the Woods
    • Footprints or Tracks
  • CHAPTER II
    • WOODCRAFT
    • Trees
    • Balsam-Fir
    • Spruce
    • Hemlock
    • Pine
    • How to Chop Wood
    • How to Chop Logs
    • How to Fell a Tree
    • Etiquette of the Wild
    • Finding Your Way by Natural Signs and the Compass
    • Sunlight and Shadow
    • Wind
    • Use of Compass
    • Make a Compass of Your Watch
    • Mountain Climbing
    • Lost in the Woods
    • To Find Your Way by the North Star
  • CHAPTER III
    • CAMPING
    • Information
    • Location
    • Water
    • Companions
    • Safeguarding
    • The Start
    • The One-Day Camp
    • Camp Dinner
    • The Clean-Up
    • Shelters and Tents. Lean-To
    • Permanent Camp. Lean-To. Open Camp
    • Tents
    • Camp-Beds
    • Bough-Bed
    • Bag-Bed
    • Cot-Bed
    • Pillows
    • Guards
    • Exercise
    • The Camp-Fire
    • How to Build a Fire
    • Cook-Fire
    • Log-Cabin Fire
    • Fire in the Rain
    • Camp Fireplace
    • Camp Cooking. Provisions
    • Flapjacks
    • Biscuits
    • Johnny-Cake
    • Corn-Meal Mush
    • Kentucky Bread
    • Cocoa
    • Coffee
    • Tea
    • Boiled Potatoes
    • Baked Potatoes
    • Bean Soup and Baked Beans
    • Bacon
    • Game Birds
    • Fish
    • Essential Foods
    • List
    • List
    • Sanitation
    • Camp Spirit
  • CHAPTER IV
    • WHAT TO WEAR ON THE TRAIL
    • Clothing
    • Underwear
    • Stockings
    • Shoes
    • Camping Dress
    • Hat
    • Check List of Apparel
    • Check List of Toilet Articles
    • Check List of Personal Camp Property
    • Check List for First Aid
    • Check List for General Camp
    • Check List of Kitchen Utensils
    • Camp Packs
    • What to Put in Your Pack
    • Blanket-Roll Pack
    • Duffel-Bag
    • Packing Provisions
  • CHAPTER V
    • OUTDOOR HANDICRAFT
  • CHAPTER VI
    • MAKING FRIENDS WITH THE OUTDOOR FOLK
    • Stalking
    • Animals Found on the Trail
    • Birds
    • Stalking the Ruffed Grouse
    • Woodcock
    • Beaver
    • Fish-Hawk, Osprey
    • Blue Heron
    • Loon, Great Northern Diver
    • Animals and Birds of the Open
    • Field-Mouse
    • Kangaroo-Rat, Jumping Mouse
    • Pocket-Gopher
    • Antelope
    • Coyote, Prairie-Wolf
    • Spermophile
    • Bobolink
    • Meadow-Lark
    • Red-Winged Blackbird
    • Song Sparrow
  • CHAPTER VII
    • WILD FOOD ON THE TRAIL
    • Red Raspberry
    • Black Raspberry
    • Purple-Flowering Raspberry
    • Mountain Raspberry, Cloudberry
    • Wild Strawberry
    • Low Running Blackberry
    • Running Swamp Blackberry
    • High-Bush Blackberry
    • Mountain Blackberry
    • Thornless Blackberry
    • Eastern Wild Gooseberry
    • Dwarf Blueberry
    • Low Blueberry
    • High-Bush Blueberry
    • Dangleberry
    • Wintergreen. Checkerberry
    • Partridgeberry
    • June-Berry. Shadbush
    • Red Mulberry
    • Sweet Viburnum. Nanny-Berry. Sheepberry
    • Large-Fruited Thorn
    • Black Haw. Stag-Bush
    • Wild Plums. Canada Plum
    • Beach Plum
    • Wild Red Cherry
    • Sand-Cherry
    • Persimmon
    • Papaw
    • May-Apple
    • Wild Grapes
    • Frost-Grape or Chicken-Grape
    • Wild Nuts. Black Walnuts
    • Butternut
    • Bark and Roots of Trees
    • Slippery-Elm
    • Sassafras
    • Salads. Watercress
    • Dandelion
  • CHAPTER VIII
    • LITTLE FOES OF THE TRAILER
    • Insects
    • Wood-Ticks
    • Jigger. Redbug. Mite
    • Deer-Fly
    • Black-Fly
    • No-see-um. Punky. Midge
    • Gnats
    • Bees, Wasps, and Yellow-Jackets
    • Dopes
    • Nessmuk's Dope
    • Breck's Dope
    • H. P. Wells's Bug-Juice
    • Smudges
    • Snakes
    • Harlequin Snake and Coral-Snake
    • Water-Moccasin, Cottonmouth
    • Other Snakes
    • Beaded Lizard, Gila Monster
    • Treatment for Snake-Bites
    • Poisonous Plants
    • Jimson-Weed
    • Toadstools
  • CHAPTER IX
    • ON THE TRAIL WITH YOUR CAMERA
    • Selecting a Camera
    • How to Know Your Camera
    • Loading the Camera
    • Count the Turns of the Key
  • CHAPTER X
    • ON AND IN THE WATER
    • Safe and Unsafe Boats
    • Stepping in and out of a Boat
    • Canoes and Canoeing
    • Paddles
    • Accessories
    • Care of the Canoe
    • Getting in the Canoe
    • Upset
    • Paddling
    • Loading a Canoe
    • Rowing
    • Rafts
    • Primitive Weaving Method
    • Poling
    • Swimming
    • Movements in Swimming
    • Floating
    • Diving
    • Breathing
    • Treading Water
    • Fishing
  • CHAPTER XI
    • USEFUL KNOTS AND HOW TO TIE THEM
    • Terms Used in Knot-Tying
    • Square Knot
    • Figure-Eight Knot
    • Bow-Line Knot
    • Sheep-Shank Knot
    • The Parcel Slip-Knot
    • Cross-Tie Parcel Knot
    • Fisherman's Knot
    • Halter, Slip, or Running Knot
  • CHAPTER XII
    • ACCIDENTS
    • Sprains and Bruises
    • Fireman's Lift
    • Cuts
    • Burns and Scalds
    • Heat Prostration and Sunstroke
    • Cinder or Foreign Substance in the Eye
    • Fainting
    • Drowning—Shafer Method
    • After Respiration Begins
    • Nosebleed
  • CHAPTER XIII
    • CAMP FUN AND FROLICS
    • Obstacle Races
    • Medals
    • Blindfold Obstacle Walk
    • Hunting the Quail
    • Trotting-Horse
    • Wood Tennis
    • Around the Camp-Fire
    • Songs
    • Bird-Call Match
    • Vary the Game
    • Lighting the Fire Without a Match
    • Without the Bow
  • CHAPTER XIV
    • HAPPY AND SANE SUNDAY IN CAMP
    • Observation Game
    • Transcriber's Notes
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