Captions #1 — Thanks!

Readers have weighed in with possible captions for this vintage photo.

Vintage Girl Scouts using compasses outside teepee tents.
Girl Scouts at camp, 1920s

The overwhelming winner was some version of:

Can anybody get a signal out here?

Some of the other creative suggestions were:

  • Which way did you say was the compass orientation class? –Cassandra Major
  • Attention, girls! The time travel excursion was fun, but PLEASE stop playing with those cell phones now! –Elizabeth Sheppard
  • Using our compass to find our way back to our tents! –Carol Horaitis
  • Hey Aggie?” “”Yeah Lulu?” “Where’d the ball go?” “Look inside those balloon pants.” –Chris Grisey

and

Earliest known example of teenagers ignoring one another while staring at held-held devices? –Arlen Hastings. (You are SUCH an anthropologist, Arlen!)

Thanks to all who sent captions!

©2019 Ann Robertson

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