By the Blazing Council Fire

DESCRIPTION: "By the blazing council fire's light, We have met in comradeship tonight. 'Round about the whispering trees, Guard our golden memories. And so before we close our eyes... Let us pledge each other that we'll keep Scouting friendships...Till we meet again."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1997 (BoyScoutSongbook1997)
KEYWORDS: nonballad campsong
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Averill-CampSongsFolkSongs, pp. 336, 338 (?), "By the Blazing Council Fire"/"Round the Blazing Camp Fire" (notes only)
BoyScoutSongbook1997, p. 126, "By the Blazing Council Fire" (1 text, tune referenced)

cf. "Till We Meet Again" (tune)
Till We Meet Again
By the Blazing Council Fire's Light
File: ACSF338B

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