Captions #1 — Thanks!

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

, Girl Scout History Project
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!

©2021 Ann Robertson, writer, editor, and Girl Scout historian

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