Getting on a school bus with other Girl Scouts and leaders for the trip to and from the park and singing Girl Scout favorites: "There was a farmer who had a horse and Bingo was his name-o," "We are the pioneers, jolly old pioneers," "Great big gobs of greasy grimy gopher's guts."
And at camp: doing crafts; hiking; cooking Girl Scout recipes (I still have the one for no-bake cookies!) for lunch over a fire with wood we'd collected; sleeping overnight in the barn.
|Girl Scout Day Campers|
Beaver County Times
June 26, 1964
Soup's on -- Rosemary Matzzie of Ambridge, left, a senior aide at the Cheba District Girl Scout Day Camp at Economy Park, demonstrates the art of outdoor cooking to a group of scouts. In foreground with her are Marcia Darno, center, and Susan Musgrave, both Brownie Scouts from Economy.