Tenth Edition (1990-1998) Tenth Edition Back Typical Page

Tenth Edition (1990-1998):

Cover Art: Photocomposite
Author: Robert Birkby

The jumbo 10th Edition, written by Bob Birkby, sparkled with full-color photos and drawings. Camp stoves and ideas for low-impact camping appeared for the first time, and sunscreen was recommended for outdoorsmen with fair skin. There was even a suggestion to take an umbrella along on a hike: It fits nicely in a pack and can be used as a sunshade if it doesn't rain. Whoever said Boy Scouts resist change?

Quote: Some boys on a baseball team were poking fun at a Scout who had come to bat. He had a big nose and they thought they could make him mad by teasing him about it. "Nothing I can do about that," he laughed. "You play the game of life in the uniform you were issued.