Daily Archives: March 12, 2012

Article: English Grave Robbers

Stealing Bodies for Science

The article linked to below is an interesting one on grave robbing in England during the 18th century. What the grave robbers were after were bodies, so that medical students had something to dissect.

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Today in History: 12 March 1912

The Girl Guides Were Founded in the USA

On this day in 1912, the Girl Guides were founded in the USA by Juliette Gordon Low. They were later renamed the Girl Scouts of the USA.

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See also the book:
The Girl Scouts – Their History and Practice

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