Category Archives: Troop 170

My Dad, My Favorite Guest Star

It was always a blast to have my Dad as a guest star on Cross-Talk. My Dad, My Favorite Guest Star By Richard Mabey Jr. The sun has set on Memorial Day. I missed my Dad, so very much, all … Continue reading

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In Search of a Publisher

To find a publisher for my book, “I Remember Dad,” is a burning obsession within my heart. In Search of a Publisher By Richard Mabey Jr. The book publishing world has radically changed in the past 20 years or so. … Continue reading

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A Cherished Moment at the 1985 Boy Scout Jamboree

A rare photo of myself during my “bearded period,” with three scouts of Boy Scout Troop 170, at the 1985 Boy Scout National Jamboree. I found this photo in my dad’s collection of scout pictures. A Cherished Moment at the … Continue reading

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My Father’s Undying Belief in Hope for Young People

A photo of my dad (right hand side) and his beloved Minister, Reverend Fred Herwaldt. Both of these fine gentlemen are now residing in Heaven with the good Lord. Both worked untiring and with earnest dedication in leading boys to … Continue reading

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Facing A Mountain Of Fear With Faith and Courage

It was in January of 1971 that I was honored to serve as the Captain of the Senior Klondike Team of Boy Scout Troop 170. Please note that this photo captured a portion of the tall, towering mountains of the … Continue reading

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