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GIRL SCOUT HANKIES - Detailed List

This is a detailed list of Girl Scout, Cadette and Senior Hankies compiled by Annelies Squeri and Carol Nestrick, and shown here with their permission.

 

FROM 1918 TO 1972

 

Date

Catalog #

Design

Fabric

Cost

 

1926 No # Khaki, w/dark gold old trefoil (G*S) Cotton w/ ¼ inch hem 11 ½ inches

.20

1928 No # White w/old trefoil “G*S” in black in corner Cotton w/ ¼ inch hem. 12 x 11 ¼ inch

.15

1926 No # Khaki w/2nd trefoil. GS in trefoil(called GS-T from here on) Cotton w/ ¼ inch hem 11 ½ inches  
1929 A181 White w/ silk GS-T in dark green in corner Cotton w/rolled hem. 11 x 11 ¼ inch

.20

1929 A181 White w/ silk GS-T in silver-blue in corner Cotton w/1/8 inch machine hem. 11 inch

.20

1929 A181 White w/ silk GS-T in light pink(mauve) in corner Cotton w/ ¼ inch hem. 10 ¼ inches

.20

1929 A186 White w/silk GS-T in green in corner Linen w/1/8 inch machine hem. 11 x 11 ¼ inch

.35

1931F J901 White w/cotton green GS-T in corner Cotton 1/8” machine hem. 13 x 12 inch

.10

1931F J906 White w/green cotton trefoil GS-T in corner Linen, hand rolled hem

.25

1936 8-901 /same as J901? White w/green cotton GS-T in corner Cotton 1/8” machine hem. 13 x 12 inch

.10

1936 8-906 /same as J906? White w/green cotton GS-T in corner Linen, hand rolled hem

.25

 

1939 8-902
1a. Dark brown border, white background, 4 large green logos w/rope twirling around border. 12 x 12 inch

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1b. Dark green border, yellow background 4 large yellow logos, w/rope twirling around border. 11 ½ x 11 ½

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1c. Green border, tangerine background.

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2a.One in each corner: treble clef, flowers & butterfly, tripod & pot over fire, pitcher & bowl. Green & Brown 11 ¾ x 11 ¾

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2b. Yellow and black

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2c. Tangerine

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3a. 4 large G.S. stylized, with little trefoils all around. Green

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3b. Green & Brown.

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3c. Dark Green w/ tangerine

Set comes with 3 hankies with 3 assorted designs and each design in 3 colors. Random choice.

3/.40

1939 8-903
1. Navy border, white background, 4 large Red logos w/rope twirling around border.

2. One in each corner: treble clef, flowers & butterfly, tripod & pot over fire, pitcher & bowl. Navy and Red

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3. 4 large G.S. stylized, with little trefoils all around. Navy and Red

Same 3 designs as above, different colors.

Red and Blue for Mariners

3/.40 for

1939 8-907 White w/white trefoil “GS” and “N, S, E, W” all in white Linen, 11 inch, hand rolled hem. (says 11 ½)

.25

1939 8-907 White w/white trefoil “GS” and “N, S, E, W” all in white Cotton 12 inches. 1/8 inch Machine hemmed. (Carolyn has 12x13)

.25

1940 8-904
1. Green & Yellow all-over GS activities.

2a. Int’l characters w/blue 8 point star in center “Camp is Fun”, w/maroon figures.

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2b. Same w/Green star and brown figures

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2c. Same w/Green star and red figures.

3. 4 Trefoils in Center “Friendship Around the World”

11 ½ x 11 ¾

 

 

 

11 ½ x 11 ¾

 

 

12 x 12 inch

 
1943 8-905
1. “Fair & Warmer

2. “Fair & Cooler

3. “Stormy Weather”

4. “Local Showers

White Lawn, Hemstitched, 12 ½ x

12 ½ inch

4 for .50

1944 8-916
1a. Wide red background w/2 blue logos & 2 blue GS-Ts in the 4 corners. 2 blue & 2 green tiny trefoils in center

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1b. Same except the tiny trefoils in the center are all green

Cotton 12 ½

.25

1944 8-917
2a. Wide Royal Blue background w/2 green logos & 2 GS-Ts in the 4 corners. 2 red & 2 green tiny trefoils in center

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2b. Wide Royal Blue background w/2 Red logos & 2 Red GS-Ts in 4 corners. Tiny trefoils in center-2 red, 2 green.

Cotton

1. 11 ½ x 12 ¼

2. 11 ½ x 11 ½)

12 x 12 ½

.25

1944 8-918
3a. Yellow background w/green logo & green GS-T. 2 red, 2 green trefoils in center

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3b. Yellow background w/Red logo & Red GS-T. 2 red, 2 green trefoils in center

Cotton 12 ½ x 12 ½

 

 

11 ½ x 12

.25

1947 8-919 Red border w/badges all around, white center. White Lawn 11 ½ x 11 ½

.25

1947 8-920 Yellow border w/badges all around edges White Lawn 11 ½ x 11 ¾

.25

1948 8-921 Light Green border a/badges all around edges White Lawn 11 ½ x 11 ¾

.25

1950 &’56 8-900 1st shown White with green GS-T and “pastel” tiny flowers around Combed Cotton “hemstitched hem andcorded border” 12 ¼ x 12 ¼

.25

1952, ‘53, ‘54, ‘57, ‘59, ‘60, & ‘65 8-900 variation White with green GS-T and “pastel” tiny flowers around Combed Lawn w/ ¾ inch wide hem. 12 x 12

.25

 

1952 8-927 aqua Aqua border white center w/red, white, yellow flowers. 8 Aqua GS-T around edge White Lawn 11 ½ x 12 ¼

.25

1952 8-927 pink Same as above in pink, w/pink and blue flowers White Lawn 12 x 12

.25

1952 8-927 yellow Same as above in yellow, w/orange, blue and white flowers White Lawn 11 ½ x 12 ¼

.25

1952 8-927 red Same as above in Red, red and blue flowers NOT FOUND IN CATALOG 12 x 12  
1953 8-934 aqua White background, 10 w/mostly aqua squares w/scenes around edge. “Girl Scouts Have Fun” in center w/aqua, red, and pink letters. Combed Cotton Lawn, rolled hem, 12”

.25

1954 8-934 green Same as above, mostly green squares. Green, red and black letters Combed Cotton Lawn, rolled hem, 12”

.25

1954 8-934 yellow Same as above, mostly yellow squares. Letters are yellow, pink, blue, and brown. Combed Cotton Lawn, rolled hem, 12”

.25

1954 8-930
1.Green trefoil w/birds and flowers above (one corner)

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2. Green trefoil w/ribbon and flowers above (one corner)

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3. Green Trefoil w/ butterflies and flowers above (one corner)

White Lawn, 12 x

12 ½ hemstitched. Gift boxed.

3 for .95

1958 8-940 yellow
Yellow background, 3 lines of scenes

“GS” trefoil in 4 corners and in center.

Combed Cotton Lawn, hemstitched. 12 ½ inch

.25

1958 8-940 red Same as above, bright red background , 3 lines of scenes “GS” trefoil in 4 corners and in center Combed Cotton Lawn, hemstitched. 12 ½ inch

.25

1958 8-940 green Same as above, Green background , 3 lines of scenes “GS” trefoil in 4 corners and in center Combed Cotton Lawn, hemstitched. 12 ½ inch

.25

 

1962and most other years not covered above 8-900 variation White with GS-T in one corner with pastel flowers embroidered around “100% Combed Cotton, Hemstitched” ¼ Inch hem. 12 ¼ x 12 ¼  
? 8-900 variation White with GS-T in one corner with pastel flowers embroidered around NOT SHOWN IN CATALOG. Machine rolled hem.12 ½ x 12 ½  
1960 8-942 gold Gold background Large circle w/”Be Prepared” in 13 languages. Blue, purple and chartreuse boxes. 100% Combed Cotton Lawn 12 x 12

.25

1960 8-942 green Same as above, Chartreuse-green background. Pink, yellow and purple boxes. 100% Cotton Lawn 12 x 12

.25

1960 8-942 pink Same as above, Pink background. Chartreuse, purple, and aqua boxes. 100% Cotton Lawn 12 x 12 ½

.25

1964 8-939 Large Trefoil with multitude of flowers in the middle. Gardening tools all around Cotton 12 x 12

.25

1972 8-9014 White w/GS-T w/flowers and leaves circling. Variegated pink Cotton 12 ¼ x 12 ¼

.30

? 8-9014 variation Cream w/GS-T w/flowers and leaves circling. Variegated pink
NOT SHOWN IN CATALOG Cream colored Poly/Cotton

12 ½ x 12 ½

 

CADETTE HANKIES

FROM 1963 TO 1972

 

Date Catalog # Design Fabric

Cost

 

1963 8-904 Yellow background w/Cadette logo in 4 corners “Cadette” Yellow, green & red Combed Cotton Lawn. 12 inch

.25

1963 8-903 White with Cadette Logo in one corner 12 ½ inch

.25

SENIOR HANKIES

FROM 1963 TO 1972

 

Date Catalog # Design Fabric

Cost

 

1940s ? Mariner Logo, White on White    
1956 ? Yellow, “1956 Senior Roundup” w/dark green corded border Cotton lawn 12 x 12  
1956 ? Yellow, “1956 Senior Roundup” w/dark red corded border Cotton lawn 12 x 12  
1962 ? White, “Girl Scout Roundup, 1962” multi colored around edge Blue Marrow Edged Border  
1965 ? White, “Girl Scout Senior Roundup Idaho 1965” in one corner Blue Marrow Edged Border  
1965 ? White, “Girl Scout Senior Roundup Idaho 1965” in one corner Gold Marrow Edged Border