The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge

Marooned Among the Moonshiners

Cover image for

Download


Author: Herbert Carter
Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 59,273 / 168 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 769
Added to site: 2010.05.04
mnybks.net#: 27599
Origin: gutenberg.org

This story tells of the strange and mysterious adventures that happened to the Patrol on their trip through the 'mountains of the sky' in the Moonshiners' Paradise of the old Tar Heel State, North Carolina.

Show Excerpt

h a vim, and presently called out exultantly:

"She's coming now, boys; I felt both feet give that time. Oh! it's going to be all right, after all. Bumpus, I promised you my stamp book; but I reckon I'll need it a while longer myself, so consider the thing off. Please come out, and give me that lift now, Allan. Two of you can do it easy enough."

Bob White, with his usual promptness, when any one was in need of help, volunteered to assist Allan. Between them they succeeded in dragging the scout who was trapped in the quicksand, out of his unpleasant predicament; and while about it all of them crossed to the other side of the creek, where they were speedily joined by the balance of the patrol; though every boy took advantage of the fence rails that lay scattered through the shallow water, in order to prevent any possibility of a repetition of the disaster that had overtaken their comrade.

A halt was called, to enable Giraffe to wipe some of the mud from the lower portions of his uniform. And

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

The Titan Drowns: Time Travel Romance

New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Book 6
Nhys Glover

2013 SFR GALAXY AWARD WINNER

"Heroism and... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Valkyrie's Vengeance

Loki's Wolves Book 0
Melissa Snark

Fans of paranormal and urban fantasy will enjoy... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Helga: Out of Hedgelands

Wood Cow Chronicles Book 1
Rick Johnson

VOLUME ONE in the WOOD COW CHRONICLES series. <... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Mademoiselle At Arms

A Georgian Romance
Elizabeth Bailey

Set in the late Georgian era, Elizabeth Bailey’... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

The Tales of Tim Hurtletuta - New Beginnings

Tales of Tim Hurtletuta Series, Book 1
Matthew James Wilkins

"Tim Hurtletuta has forgotten something. He can... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Chausiku

Nightmare of the Clans Book One
Pamela E. Cash

There are six secret clans across the world–Afr... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

After the Cure

Deirdre Gould

Eight years ago the December Plague swept throu... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

The Unveiling

Book One (Age of Faith 1)
Tamara Leigh

12th century England: Two men vie for the thron... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Healing Her Heart

Crystal Lake Series Book 1
Laura Scott

Dr. Gabe Allen has a rule about dating colleagues... Read more

Cover image for The Boy Scouts in the Blue Ridge by Herbert Carter - Free eBook

Never A Choice

The Choices Trilogy #1
Dee Palmer

Bethany Thorne has secrets and she’s told a few... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

By Canoe and Dog-Train
by Egerton Ryerson Young
The Prisoner of Zenda
by Anthony Hope
The Bradys and the Girl Smuggler
by Francis W. Doughty
Robinson Crusoe
by Daniel Defoe
Allan's Wife
by H. Rider Haggard
Through Space to Mars
by Roy Rockwood
Two Years Before the Mast
by Richard Henry Dana

See more popular titles from this genre.