The Hongkong Telegraph.
Tuesday, February 22, 1921.
Baden Powell Thanks Hongkong.
On the occasion of the Boy Scouts' Rally, held on the 8th January last, a cable as follows was sent home to Sir R. Baden Powell congratulating him on his recent promotion to a baronetcy by His Majesty the King:- "Hongkong Boy Scouts Assembled in their First Rally send congratulations to Chief Scout."
The following reply has now been received by post card:- "R.M.S. Narkund En Route for India.- Thank you most sincerely for your very kind congratulations on our good fortune.- Robert Baden Powell."