The American Boy



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The Sprague Publishing Co.

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This issue contains stories for boys featuring exploration, scouting, warfare, innovation, farming, and science.


"Friendly Talks with the Editor"; "Into the Far North" by Charles Frederic Murphy; "Somewhere in Pants" by Charles Tenney Jackson; "The Most Interesting Boy I Ever Knew" by Sir Robert Baden-Powell, K.C.B.; "Eddycation and Silas Blodget" by Harold Titus; "The Stow and the Stoker" by Elmer C. Adams; "Red Legs: Bob Hurd in Battle Before Namur" by Donal Hamilton Haines; "Boys who used their brains: Afred H. Smith, Who found that push was better than pull" by Judson D. Stuart; "With the French Senegalais" by Arthur A. Daily; "The Liner's Herd" by T.S. Stribling; "The 'Bum Wing' Fights" by C.H. Claudy; "Mark Tidd, Editor" by Clarence B. Kelland; "Dan Beard's Page: How to Make Torches and Caches"; "Your Coal Shovel A Weapon of War" by M.L. Stephenson; "Every Boy Should Buy War Stamps"; "Into the National Army" by William Heyliger; "For the boys to Make" by A. Neely Hall; "Money in Poultry for Boys" by Otis Crane; "Stamps in the Day's News" by Randolph Quayle; "Novel Inventions and Natural Wonders";


Boys, Adventure stories, Advertising, Gender, Masculinity, Arctic, Icebergs, Inuit, French Quarter (New Orleans, La.), Baron Robert Baden-Powell (1857-1941), Boy Scouts, Battles, Work ethic, West Africa, Cattle industry, United States. Fuel Administration, Coal, War stams, Camp Dix (N.J.), Basic training (Military education), Stamps


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The American Boy, January 1918



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