After the Hollywood legend agreed to snap a picture with the girls, other people started to recognize the star and asked for a photo as well. His response was:
"Only if you buy cookies from these young ladies."
Archana Appanna, the mother to one of the three girl scouts is a huge fan of Hanks's work, including You've Got Mail and Sleepless in Seattle. She had this to say about their run in with one of Hollywood's elite:
"He was so personable, so down to earth. We did not know who he was (at first) because he covered his face with a baseball cap and glasses."