How Girls Can Help Their Country
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How Girls Can Help Their Country

By Baron Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell Baden-Powell of Gilwell, Agnes Baden-Powell, Juliette Gordon Low
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Table of Contents
  • How Girls Can Help Their Country
  • Adapted from
  • Agnes Baden-Powell
    • and
  • Sir Robert Baden-Powell's Handbook
    • 1917
  • Contents
  • PATRONESSES OF GIRL SCOUTS.
  • Part I
  • HISTORY OF GIRL SCOUTS
    • National Headquarters
  • HOW TO BEGIN
    • How to Start a Patrol
    • The First Meeting
    • Succeeding Meetings
    • Girl Scout's Promise
  • THE GIRL SCOUT LAWS
    • 1. A Girl Scout's Honor Is to be Trusted
    • 2. A Girl Scout Is Loyal
    • 3. A Girl Scout's Duty Is to be Useful and to Help Others
    • 4. A Girl Scout Is a Friend to All, and a Sister to Every Other Girl Scout.
    • 5. A Girl Scout Is Courteous
    • 6. A Girl Scout Keeps Herself Pure
    • 7. A Girl Scout Is a Friend to Animals
    • 8. A Girl Scout Obeys Orders
    • 9. A Girl Scout Is Cheerful
    • 10. A Girl Scout Is Thrifty
  • SELF-IMPROVEMENT
    • A Great Law of Life
    • Be Strong
    • Be Helpful
    • Habits
    • Modesty
    • Reading
    • Economy
    • Thrift
    • Employment
    • Be Observant
    • Careers
    • Study
    • Patriotism
  • Part II
  • MEMBERSHIP
    • Grades
    • Officers of the Local Organization
  • QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE THREE GRADES OF GIRL SCOUTS
    • The Tests
  • ENROLLMENT
    • Ceremony of Investiture of Scouts
  • BADGES AND AWARDS
    • The Badge
    • When to Wear the Badge
    • The "Thanks" Badge
    • Medals for Meritorious Deeds
    • Life-Saving Medals
    • How to Become a "Golden Eaglet"
  • TESTS FOR MERIT BADGES
    • Merit Badges 1. Ambulance. (Maltese Red Cross.)
    • 2. Artist. (Palette.)
    • 3. Athletics. (Indian Clubs.)
    • 4. Attendance. (Annual.) (Badge, Silver Star.)
    • 5. Automobiling. (A Wheel.)
    • 6. Aviation. (Monoplane.)
    • 7. Bird Study. (Bird.)
    • 8. Boatswain. (Anchor.)
    • 9. Child-Nurse. (Green Cross.)
    • 10. Clerk. (Pen and Paper.)
    • 11. Civics. (Eight-point Star.)
    • 12. Cook. (Gridiron.)
    • 13. Invalid Cooking. (A palm leaf.)
    • 14. Cyclist. (A Wheel.)
    • 15. Dairy. (Sickle.)
    • 16. Electricity. (Lightning.)
    • 17. Farmer. (Sun.)
    • 18. Gardening. (A Trowel.)
    • 19. Personal Health. (Dumb-bells.)
    • 20. Public Health. (U. S. A. Flag.)
    • 21. Horsemanship. (Spur.)
    • 22. Home-Nursing. (Red Cross, Green Ring.)
    • 23. Housekeeper. (Crossed Keys.)
    • 24. Interpreter. (Clasped Hands.)
    • 25. Laundress. (Flatiron.)
    • 26. Marksmanship. (Rifles.)
    • 27. Music. (Harp.)
    • 28. Naturalist. (Flower.)
    • 29. Needlewoman. (Scissors.)
    • 30. Pathfinder. (Hand.)
    • 31. Pioneer. (Axes.)
    • 32. Photography. (Camera.)
    • 33. Scribe. (Open Book.)
    • 34. Signaling. (Two Flags.)
    • 35. Swimmer. (Life-buoy.)
    • 36. Telegraphy. (Telegraph Pole.)
  • Part III
  • GAMES AND ATHLETICS FOR GIRLS
    • Three Deep
    • Day and Night
    • Sculptor
    • Cross Tag
    • Dodge Ball
    • Kim's Game
    • Morgan's Game
    • Scout Meets Scout
    • Acting Charades
    • Unprepared Plays
  • ATHLETIC FEATS
    • The Palm Spring
    • Foot-Throw
    • Hand Wrestling
    • Sitting Toe Wrestle
  • CAMPING
    • Provisioning a Camp
    • Camp Oven
    • Daily Routine in Camp
    • Camp Orders
      • Camping Equipment Necessary for One Week or Longer
      • Kitchen Equipment
      • Clothing and Equipment for Each Scout
    • Camping Equipment Necessary for One Week or Longer
    • Kitchen Equipment
    • Clothing and Equipment for Each Scout
  • SCOUTCRAFT
    • Useful Knots
    • The Mariner's Compass
    • How to Read a Map
      • Conventional Signs & Lettering Used in Field Sketching
      • Punctuation
      • Signals
    • Conventional Signs & Lettering Used in Field Sketching
    • Punctuation
    • Signals
    • Commands and Signals
      • Commands
      • Whistle Signals
      • Hand Signals
      • Indian Signs
      • Scout Signs.
    • Commands
    • Whistle Signals
    • Hand Signals
    • Indian Signs
    • Scout Signs.
    • Self-Defense
      • Shooting
      • Archery
    • Shooting
    • Archery
  • STARS
    • How to Find the Time by the Stars
      • The First Twenty Stars in Order of Brightness
      • Orion
    • The First Twenty Stars in Order of Brightness
    • Orion
    • The Song of the Fifty Stars
    • The Sun Clock
      • Practice
      • Among the Stars
    • Practice
    • Among the Stars
  • GARDENING
  • Part IV
  • SANITATION
    • Tidiness
    • GOLDEN HEALTH HABITS FOR GIRL SCOUTS
      • Contributed by Dr. Thomas D. Wood.
    • Contributed by Dr. Thomas D. Wood.
  • HEALTH
    • Exercises and their Object
      • The Nose
      • Ears
      • Eyes
      • Teeth
    • The Nose
    • Ears
    • Eyes
    • Teeth
    • Measurement of the Girl
      • My Physical Development
    • My Physical Development
    • Games to Develop Strength
      • Endurance is Useful
    • Endurance is Useful
    • An Easy Way to Grow Strong
    • First Series
    • Second Series
    • Third Series
  • HOME LIFE
    • Housewifery
    • Needlework
    • The Girl Scouts' Patch
    • HOME COOKING
    • Eggs
    • Poached Eggs
    • HOME HEALTH
      • Contributed by Dr. Thomas D. Wood.
    • Contributed by Dr. Thomas D. Wood.
    • HINTS TO HOUSEKEEPERS
      • How to Clean Wire Window Screens.
      • Polishing Floors
      • To Put Away Flannels
      • Babcock Test
      • How to Cure Hams
      • Care of Children
      • Air
      • Bath
      • Illnesses
      • Clothing
      • Thermometers
      • Beat of Pulse per minute
    • How to Clean Wire Window Screens.
    • Polishing Floors
    • To Put Away Flannels
    • Babcock Test
    • How to Cure Hams
    • Care of Children
    • Air
    • Bath
    • Illnesses
    • Clothing
    • Thermometers
    • Beat of Pulse per minute
  • Part V
  • FIRST AID
    • Nosebleed
    • Eyes
    • FIRST AID TO INJURED
    • How to Put out Fire
    • What to Do in Case of Fire
    • Rescue from Drowning
    • Release
    • Artificial Respiration
    • Ice Rescue
    • Gas and Sewer Gas
    • Treating and Bandaging the Injured
    • Compound Fracture
    • Dressing Wounds
    • How to Stop Bleeding
    • How to Make a Tourniquet
    • Ivy Poisoning
    • To Ease Itching of Midge-Bites
    • Frost-Bite
    • Runaway Horses
    • Electric Shock
  • Part VI
  • PATRIOTISM
    • History of the Flag
    • Respect Due the Flag
    • America
    • The Star-Spangled Banner
    • America
      • Allegiance to the Flag
    • Allegiance to the Flag
    • Girl Scout Salute to the Flag
  • READING LIST
    • BOOKS ON MERIT BADGE SUBJECTS
    • BOOKS OF REFERENCE FOR MERIT BADGE
  • INDEX
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