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Post by Lynnet » June 3rd, 2020, 7:02 pm

Pee-Wee Harris: Fixer by Percy Keese Fitzhugh (1876 - 1950).

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Pee-Wee Harris, Boy Scout of America and Boy of Superior Appetite returns for another adventure -- just normal event in the life of a boy. Parades, a visit to New York, exploring the woods and introducing a new boy to scouting life. ( )
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    6. Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Percy Keese Fitzhugh) : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Keese_Fitzhugh
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    10. Original publication date (if known): 1924
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    Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/Action & Adventure

    Keywords that describe the book: New York, Boy Scout, woods

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Post by lomond » June 3rd, 2020, 7:30 pm

Greetings -

DPL??

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Post by Lynnet » June 3rd, 2020, 7:58 pm

lomond wrote:
June 3rd, 2020, 7:30 pm
Greetings -

DPL??

Lomond
:thumbs:
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Post by Lynnet » June 7th, 2020, 2:38 pm

Off and running with chapter 1.
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Post by julianpratley » June 10th, 2020, 3:55 pm

I’d like chapters 2 and 4 please
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Post by Lynnet » June 10th, 2020, 5:07 pm

julianpratley wrote:
June 10th, 2020, 3:55 pm
I’d like chapters 2 and 4 please
Go for it :thumbs:
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Post by kristinmic » June 11th, 2020, 6:29 pm

Hi can I have chapters 5 and 6 please

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Post by Lynnet » June 11th, 2020, 7:54 pm

kristinmic wrote:
June 11th, 2020, 6:29 pm
Hi can I have chapters 5 and 6 please

Kristin Micalizio
Absolutely
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Post by lomond » June 13th, 2020, 2:29 pm

Lynnet wrote:
June 7th, 2020, 2:38 pm
Off and running with chapter 1.
Greetings -

Lynnet starts us off in these further episodes in the life of our Scout hero with a fine reading of Chapter 1. PL OK.

Aha! This sounds interesting as I first began to fiddle with radios and antennas when I was Pee Wee's age. It has led to a life-long passion.

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Post by julianpratley » June 13th, 2020, 6:23 pm

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Post by vvocelli » June 13th, 2020, 7:31 pm

Hello! Can I claim Chapters 23 & 24? Thanks!

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Post by Lynnet » June 14th, 2020, 8:51 am

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Post by Lynnet » June 14th, 2020, 8:52 am

vvocelli wrote:
June 13th, 2020, 7:31 pm
Hello! Can I claim Chapters 23 & 24? Thanks!
You may
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Post by BinduveGG1 » June 14th, 2020, 2:00 pm

Hi, I would like to read Chapter#3

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Post by Lynnet » June 14th, 2020, 2:30 pm

BinduveGG1 wrote:
June 14th, 2020, 2:00 pm
Hi, I would like to read Chapter#3
Welcome to the project!
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