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Yawgoog Alumnus – Bill Dwyer

May, 2018 Pitman, NJ “Early in 1949, I was an Altar Server at St. Ann’s Parish in Cranston, RI. After Mass, the Pastor suggested that I should join the Boy Scout Troop that met in the church hall on Wednesday evenings. My parents thought that it was a good idea, so I did join Troop […]
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Scout Salute

A ‘SCOUT SALUTE’ TO DECEASED ALUMNI MEMBERS AND FAMILY MEMBERS DONALD AVRUT (San Marcos, TX) April 22, 2018 KENNETH W. BAKER, JR. (Cranston, RI) April 3, 2017 E. EVERETT BRUNNCKOW (Yarmouth Port, MA) April 4, 2018 JOSEPH A. GABREY, JR. (Providence, RI) April 6, 2018 CHARLES SAMUEL JONES (Warwick, RI) April 4, 2018 (Father of […]
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Chairman’s Letter

YAWGOOG ALUMNI ASSOCIATION NARRAGANSETT COUNCIL, BSA P.O. Box 14777 East Providence, RI 02914-0777 (401) 351-8700, Ext. 11 E-mail: jferrante@narragansettbsa.org Visit our Website at: www.Yawgoog.org Letter from the Yawgoog Alumni Association Chairman  Yawgoog Alumni, This year we marked Yawgoog’s 102nd camping season. And with it a very successful summer and Alumni Reunion. Over 100 alumni joined […]
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Gus’s Gossip #1

Crippled Cranston Boy Inducted Into Scouts at Impressive Rites Edward Winsor of Grace Street, Auburn, Borne to Hall on Stretcher Bed to Which He Has Been Confined for Three Years.  Passes All Tests By James H. Hogan The Providence Journal, May 24, 1933 Edward Winsor of Grace street, Auburn, long has wished to be a […]
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Gus’s Gossip #2

A native of East Providence, RI, Ron McLarty is a veteran actor, accomplished playwright, prolific audiobook narrator and acclaimed novelist – and most importantly, he is a YAWGOOG ALUMNUS! As a matter of fact, Ron is a 1969 graduate from Rhode Island College and on October 1st, RIC held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception for […]
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Decade Stories

Vince Borrelli – 1940’s “Rules of leadership never change. You learn how to deal with people … you have objectives and need to organize people to get there,” says Vince Borrelli of Johnston, RI, a former Pennsylvania Star Scout who went on to serve as a Scout Executive for the Narragansett Council from 1973-1990. “I […]
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