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THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
An appeal on behalf of THE HEDINGHAM SCOUT TRAINING
AND EMPLOYMENT SCHEME by CHRISTOPHER STONE ,
D.S.O., M.C.
This scheme was founded in 1929 by Miss Musette Majendie , starting with one camp at Hedingham Castle, Essex. Its object is to take single men between the ages of 18 and 30 from the Distressed Areas, give them three months' foundation training for indoor and outdoor private service, hotel work, H.M. services, and industrial employment, and eventually to place them in work.
Six hundred men pass through the five camps each year, and the organisation could guarantee employment for at least one thousand men a year if they had the money to train them.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Christopher Stone , Esq., D.S.O., M.C.,[address removed]

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Unknown: Christopher Stone
Unknown: Miss Musette Majendie
Unknown: Christopher Stone

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