Category Archives: Jack Floyd

Fiercely Focus On Your Dream

Fiercely Focus On Your Dream By Richard Mabey Jr. Today I reviewed some of my notes that I had written, over the years, from some of my favorite philosophical thinkers and writers. This included: Claude Bristol who wrote the book, … Continue reading

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That Homesick Feeling

My tribute to Steve Avallone, was a classic example of the type of article that I loved to write for the small town weekly. That Homesick Feeling By Richard Mabey Jr. In a few weeks, I’ll turn 63. There is … Continue reading

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Remembering Jack Floyd Sr.

The famous 1984 Boy Scout Klondike Derby patch that Jack Floyd designed. Remembering Jack Floyd Sr. By Richard Mabey Jr. Jack Floyd Sr. served as an Assistant Scoutmaster for Lincoln Park Boy Scout Troop 170, from 1963 till 1988. For … Continue reading

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Remembering Lincoln Park Journal, Issue Four

It was in the fourth issue of Lincoln Park Journal, that I wrote the news story of my dad receiving Scoutmaster of the Year and Jack Floyd receiving Assistant Scoutmaster of the Year. As Editor, I made the executive decision … Continue reading

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