Boys' Life

February 1932

Vol. 22 - N° 02

68 pages
Norman Rockwell



Power Island
Illus. by William Heaslip
Peter Van Dresser 18
Drake's Sword
Illus. by Harry H.A. Burne
Merritt P. Allen 20

Short Stories

Out of Defeat
Illus. by Harold N. Anderson
Constance Lindsay Skinner 5
The Ice Scorcher
Illus. by Robert A. Graef
Harold M. Sherman 8
Balance of Nature
Illus. by Lloyd Osborne
Leonard K. Smith 10
Diogenes Laughs Last
Illus. by Tony Sarg
Kennedy Lyons 12
Cheechako Money
Illus. by William Lloyd Wright
Jack S. Allman 14
Illus. by Louis G. Schroeder
Paschal N. Strong 16
Charley Ed Earl Chapin May 45
Gold Braid P.S. Lucas 54


Ski-Jumping in the Alps   24
What's New in the News   26
Make Your Plans Now for Camping
Illus. by the author
Dan Beard 27
The Story of Frank Presbrey John Amid 28
The All-America Scout Team   29
Should I Go to College?
Decoration by Enos B. Comstock
Myron M. Stearns 30
A Flying Model of an Army Blimp Edwin T. Hamilton 31
Pole Vaulting
Illus. by the author
Sol Metzger 32
Turn 'Em Over Myron Morris 50
Facts and Fancies   60


Editorial Page James E. West 22
The Scout World James E. West 23
The Radio Listening Post Orrin E. Dunlap, Jr., Editor 33
The Readers' Page   34
Dan Beard's Scouting Section Dan Beard 37
The Landing Field Augustus Post, Editor 41
The Lone Scout   47
Think and Grin Francis J. Rigney, Editor 49
Puzzlecraft   55
World Brotherhood of Boys   61
Stamps O.W. Simons 62
Reading for Winter Days   64

Thanks to Matt Horbal for images of this issue