Antique (1916) and rare National Boy Scouts of Canada Semaphore Signaling practice cards. Complete deck of 30 cards with original box and instruction card.
Published by The Canadian General Council of The Boy Scouts Association in Ottawa, Ontario this deck of graphical instruction cards features 28 illustrated cards with 2 information cards. The black-and-white illustrations show the proper positioning of arms and flags for the sending of semaphore messages. Each card has the associated letter represented on the back, with its call name.
These card packs were issued to Canadian Boy Scouts for the purpose of practicing and memorizing their flag signal codes.
A very RARE! and unique collectible, complete and in VERY GOOD! condition with NO! rips or tears. Cards show LIGHT! creases and there is some yellowing of the cardboard from age. All images are bright and vivid, all text is clear and legible. The original box is here, missing the top flap. There is some writing on the box and there are spots of discoloration to the box fabric.
Great Boy Scout collectible.
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