to promote through organization and cooperation with other agencies, the ability of boys to do things for themselves and others, to train them in Scout craft, and to teach them patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred virtues, using the methods which are in common use by Boy Scouts.
To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Boy Scouts, a set of two stamps, perforated and imperforate were issued on October 31, 1948.
First Day of Issue Cachet
First Day Covers
(Not in author's collection)