This Day in History: 1937-02-01
Six members of the Mahwah Boy Scout Troop demonstrated transportation techniques to the weekly first aid class being conducted under instructor Douglas O’Brein at 34 Church Street in Ramsey. Led by Assistant Scoutmaster Dernhardt Meier, the boys demonstrated carries using both hand grips and the use of the litter. Monroe Bester, Roger Erickson, Robert Herrick, Ralph Valentine and Francis Hackett took part in the demonstration. In addition to being a Red Cross First Aid Instructor Douglas O’Brein was the Scoutmaster of Troop 50.