Originated in Eng. as a spontaneous movement of girls; similar to Girl* Scouts; organized by R. Baden-Powell and his sister Agnes; given royal charter 1923; purpose: to promote good citizenship and a sense of service to others. The Girl Guide pledges duty to God and country; to help others; to obey the Guide law. The movement includes Brownies (811), Guides (1115), Rangers 1521).
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