Severn Scouts prepared to chunk a punkin Title hopes rest on new catapult

Scoutmaster Tom Zuby, of Lithicum, Md., pulls the rope which will launch the pumpkin during a test run of Boy Scout Troop 672’s custom catapult in Severn, Md. The Scouts hope this year’s version will be more successful than last year’s model, which broke. (Rod Lamkey, Jr./The Washington Times)

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