brown owl


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brown owl

n
(Animals) another name for tawny owl

Brown Owl

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a name (no longer in official use) for Brownie Guider
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It was a calm, sweet April night; there were no sounds but a few low notes of a nightingale, and nothing moved but the white clouds near the moon and a brown owl that flitted over the hedge.
They kept him in their hole and fed him for the same reason that the prairie-dogs and the brown owls house the rattlesnakes-- because they did not know how to get rid of him.
Brown Owl of the 4th Nunthorpe Brownies, Marilyn Wilkinson, said the protest idea came from the children themselves.
Brown Owl has been a leader with Girlguiding for more than 40 years.
When the artist (or at least her hands) shows up, she bends and stretches and smooshes and scratches the blobs into a gray wolf and a brown owl.
Pictured getting ready for the celebrations are (from left) nine-year-old Rebecca Heap, former Brown Owl Margaret Thompson, Brown Owl Margaret Shaw and seven-year-old Melissa Livingstone Joanne's unlucky gymnastic break IT was a golden few weeks for Greenhead Gym Club at the Nationals in 1991.
She was also a brown owl in her local girl guides group in Cardiff, but had to say goodbye to the children when they were all evacuated.
The reddish-brown color persisted, though, because the responsible gene is dominant--when a brown owl mates with a gray bird, about half of their offspring will be brown.
Brown Owl Gaynor Satherley, from the Brownie Guides 1st Whittington group said: "It is really exciting time, especially for the girls.
The group of 21 Brownies were selected thanks to the dedication of their Brown Owl Jane Coates who has supported The Giant Sleepover for the past six years.