The Boy Scouts


This rare antique Boy Scouts book has a colorful illustrated soft cover, with a stapled spine. Cover has some browning and edgewear. Inner pages faintly browned, but most are clean. Color illustrations appear throughout this book, published with the approval of the Boy Scouts of America by Minute Tapioca. Advertisement on rear. It is a promotional book of sorts, designed to educate the reader about what was then a new organization for young men. Included is a very scarce slip, which includes an addition to the Boy Scout oath that aws voted on by the BSA Executive Board while the books were in production. Pages not numbered; approx. 50 pages, 6"x4".



  • The Boy Scouts
  • John L. Alexander
  • Gordon Grant, illustrator.
  • Minute Tapioca Co., 1911