TO MAKE A BAND OF INDIANS
Most boys love to play Indian and would like to learn more about doin it. They want to know about all the interesting things the Indians did that are possible for them to do. It adds a great pleasure to the lives of such boys when they know that they can go right out in the holidays and camp in the woods just as the Indians did, and make all their own weapons in Indian style as well as rule themselves after the manner of a band of Redmen.
It is with a view to showing them how to do these things that this little book is written.
Of course there are many bad Indians, and many bad things are done by nearly all Indians, but we wish to imitate the good things of good Indians. Our watchword then is: "The best things of the best Indians," and our object: "The study and pleasures of woodcraft."
First: Get your boys together, and number, from three upward, and organize under leaders as follows: ..text continues