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Baden-Powell’s final words to the Boy Scouts

Posted on January 8th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the Scout Movement, died on 8th January 1941. The Evening Telegraph reported that his last words to the Boy Scouts were ā€œsleeves up and with tails up, go to it to win the war.ā€ Read the full newspaper snippet below or view the whole newspaper page. Evening Telegraph ā€“ 8 January […]