Volunteers outside the USA: Thornton W. Burgess died in 1965. This person's work may still be protected by copyright in countries where copyright duration is determined by the author's death date. In Europe this is 70 years; in Canada it is 50 years; and in Australia it is 70 years for authors who died after 1955.
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Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/32045We are brought on a couple of adventures with Walter Upton and his Boy Scout friends, this time in Winter. In The Boy Scouts in a Trappers' Camp, the boys learn a whole new set of skills and have to show their greatest level of bravery yet. This is the fourth, and final book in the Boy Scouts' adventures, and does a wonderful job of showing the value that Scouting has brought to their lives in skills they will always have, wisdom upon which they can always build, and memories that they will always cherish. (Summary by Keith Salis )
Target completion date: 2021-06-30
Prooflistening level: Standard
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Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/Action & Adventure
Keywords that describe the book: adventure, wilderness, scouting
LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs
Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
For the first section, say:
For the second and subsequent sections, you may use the shortened intro if you wish:"Section (or Chapter) # of The Boy Scouts in a Trapper's Camp. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "The Boy Scouts in a Trapper's Camp, by Thornton W. Burgess. Section Title."
End of recording:"Section (or Chapter) # of The Boy Scouts in a Trapper's Camp, by Thornton W. Burgess. This LibriVox recording is in the public domain." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Section Title."
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:"End of section (or chapter) #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end."End of The Boy Scouts in a Trapper's Camp, by Thornton W. Burgess."
Filename: boyscoutsinatrapperscamp_##_burgess_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. boyscoutsinatrapperscamp_01_burgess_128kb.mp3)
Upload to the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
MC to select: linny
Copy and paste the file link generated by the uploader into the relevant Listen URL field in the Section Compiler, enter the duration in the Notes field, and post in this thread to let your PL and MC know that you have uploaded a file. You may also post the file link in the thread.