Thoughts and afterthoughts by Herbert Beerbohm Tree; Frank Harris

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How picturesque they Contrast them with the are attired in the ordinary and top-hatted garb of the public school. Surely a survival of the ugliest costume the world has ever invented I imagine, too, that the spirit of independence which is part ! of the training of the Boy Scout will be a factor of enormous importance in the generations which are growing into always to the fore much more manhood. The handy-man is when it comes to the test. How profitable than to sit at a football match watching great big athletes kicking a ball when it is down And the comradeship of the Boy Scouts inculcates good fellowship and good humour very necessary qualities to enable us to bear the tragedies of life which come to every !

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