Readers have weighed in with possible captions for this vintage photo.
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
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!
©2022 Ann Robertson, writer, editor, and Girl Scout historian