The botanical sketches are animated from the notebook of George H. Senn. George was a WWI surgeon, inventor, author, champion football player of 1899. George invented an antibiotic packing bag which was used on wounded soldiers, which saved life and limb before gangrene setting in. He experimented on 21 French soldiers and submitted the findings to the US and French gov, they continued to practice his method but he was never given credit for it. George came from a renowned surgeon family, and was the nephew of Dr. Nicholas Senn, who was the first president of the American Medical Association.
The girl scout recording was made by children’s author and teacher in Guam Betty Bennet in 1960, she had a radio program called “Woman’s world”.