Calamity Jane (51) Died

Calamity Jane
May 1, 1852 – August 1, 1903

American frontierswoman and professional scout and acquaintance of Wild Bill Hickok


patent filed on the Browning Automatic Rifle B.A.R.

Aug. 1, 1917
Application for patent filed on the Browning Automatic Rifle. The B.A.R. first saw combat in 1918.


National Eagle Scout Day

August 1st is National #EagleScout Day!

In the month of August, 1904 the first Eagle Scout Badge was earned and awarded to Arthur Eldred.

Since then, over 2 million young men have earned this award!

Are you an Eagle Scout or know an Eagle Scout who has made a difference to you?
Comment or tag an Eagle below!