The Brownie Story | Girl Scouts of WW Blog Nov 19, 2012Go Gold: 22 Girl Scouts Who Changed Our Community This Year 8 Silver Award Projects with a Twist! The Brownie Story The 31 Powerful & Inspirational 2018 Gold Award Girl Scouts in Washington Blog Archive The Brownie Story - girlscoutsni Sep 21, 2017By Sue Reimer, GSNI Historian. The original Brownie Story was written in 1870 by Juliana Horatia Ewing. It has been included in many Brownie handbooks over the years, starting in the 1920s. The story made quite an impact on the Girl Scout Movement.