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Nicknames


 

                                                            Nicknames

            Perhaps it all started with Dragon John, but just about every Beaver has a nickname somewhere.  None goes by his Christian name.  Over the years these are a few: Clyde is called Dude; Glen answers to Beaver; Oreton is Bugger; Harmon is Abe; Veryle is Cotton.  Wilbert is Grantie Bud; Cecil is Blackie; Ray is Broughtie; Charles is Link; Ray is Riddle; Earl is Dog Earl; Robert is Bob; Margaret is Maude Beaver Smith; Andrew is Andy Tar Heel; William is Greaser B ill; Sylvia is Mommie Sil; Willard is Gris; Charles is Snappin’ Charlie; Isabell is Bell; Icey is Ice; Clarence is Sloppy; Victor is Vic; Raymond is Doc; George is Rip: Cecil is Bossy: Earl is Junkey; Mabel Corum is Jenny; Vernon is Jiggs: Charles is Chuck; Vernn Michael is Mick; Vernon L. is Johnny  boy; Edgar is Slim Danver; William Danver is Goonie; Raymond Jr. is Bud; Margaret is Jiggs; Dean is Alfred; Robert is Rob; Ralph is [ends here]