The following is from a clipping in a newspaper long ago:
MAY HAVE SET NEW RECORD
Dodge City, Kan...March 7
Prentiss Corey of Dodge City, established what may be a national record for Boy Scouts of America in semaphore or general service code signalling when he sent 190 letters in a five minute period in a special test. The present national record, as far as known, is 150 letters, during five minutes, held by a New York City Boy Scout. Corey is a member of one of the
Kiwanis club troops here.
Prentiss (Samuel P. Cory) was my dad. He was born in 1909 and the clipping did not in