|01/03/15 - NNHS Newsletter - Forgotten Dreams|
“There are many ways of breaking a heart.
Pearl S. Buck
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
True dreams should never be forgotten, not really.....
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMDMSQWgBQ0 - Forgotten Dreams - Leroy Anderson
...In 2006, one of his piano works, "Forgotten Dreams", written in 1954, became the background for a British TV advertisement for mobile phone company '3'. Previously, Los Angeles station KABC-TV used the song as its sign-off theme at the end of broadcast days in the 1980s, and Mantovani's recording of the song had been the closing theme for WABC-TV's "Eyewitness News" for much of the 1970s...
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Carl Rossman of PA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to
Norma Howell Morgan ('57)
Bill Bost ('61) of NC
Randy Tosh ('63)
#6 Son, Dale Harty,
IL / American School, IL - '02) of CA!
Carolyn McCormick Holmes ('57)
Happy Birthday this week to:
05 - Carolyn McCormick Holmes ('57)AND Cammie Dick Gibson ('57) AND the late Doc Hudson (Warwick HS - '60) (d. 24 Apr 2010) AND Vickie Hankins Rudy ('63) of GA;
06 - Harry Covert ('57) of MD AND Steve Veazey ('60) of VA AND Diane Sandler Marcus ('69) of MD;
07 - Jimmy Shires ('57) of VA AND Brucey Smith Slama ('57) AND Paige Smith Morahan ('57) AND My Daughter-in-Law, Laura Adams Harty (Cardston HS, Alberta) of LA;
08 - Mrs. Wilma Salmon Robinson (Warwick HS - '51) of VA AND Dreamadon Dillon Skidmore ('57) AND Sonja Settles Allen ('57) AND Pat Branch Coltrane ('57) AND Bill Collins ('63) AND Ruth Thom Chapman ('63);
09 - Joan Burcher Green ('57) AND Alvin Blankenship ('63) AND Joe Dickson ('66) of VA;
|Many Happy Returns to You All!|
200 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|January 03, 1815 - Austria, the United Kingdom, and France formed a secret defensive alliance against Prussia and Russia.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
January 03, 1944 -Top Ace Major Greg "Pappy" Boyington was shot down in his Corsair by Captain Masajiro Kawato flying a Zero.
January 03, 1945 -U.S. General Douglas MacArthur was placed in command of all U.S. ground forces and U.S. Admiral Chester W Nimitz was placed in command of all U.S. Naval forces in preparation for planned assaults against Iwo Jima and Okinawa in Japan. This event effectively ended the concept of unified commands.
THIS DAY IN 1965:
|Sunday, January 03, 1965 - Apparently, nothing at all happened anywhere in the world today.....|
“Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.”
- James Lane Allen
From Jimmy Smith ('62 / '63) of VA - 12/29/14 - "WISHING YOU POLAR BEARS":
|HAPPY NEW YEAR, Everyone!
WISHING YOU POLAR BEARS
Thank you, Jimmy! Polar Bears - AND Happy New Year - to you, too!
“All of our dreams can come true -- if we have the courage to pursue them.”
From My Daughter, Adrienne Harty (Hillsboro HS, IL / American School, IL) of NC - 12/31/14 - "funny pictures":
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you click on them:
Thank you, Webby! What a hoot!
|“In dreams and in
love there are no impossibilities.”
From My Friend, Ashley, of AZ - 01/02/15 - "I Could Be.....":
“Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream it, you can make it so.”
From My #1 Daughter-in-Law, Mary Bennett Harty (Litchfield HS, IL - '89) of IL - 01/02/15 - "Green Spring Cleaning Recipe for the Grout":
7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon
juice and 1/4 cup vinegar
Throw in a spray bottle and spray your floor, let it sit for a minute or two... then scrub
That sounds easy enough! Thanks, Miss Mary!
INDEED! Thanks, George!
BONUS CROCHET PATTERNS (To warm your grandchildren in January):
BONUS CASSEROLE RECIPES (To warm you in January):
http://www.recipelion.com/Casserole-Recipes/Hamburger-Cheese-Casserole/ml/1 - Hamburger and CheeseCasserole - "There's nothing more satisfying than enjoying delicious casserole recipes while saving a buck or two. Hamburger Cheese Casserole is a wonderful home-style casserole that will become a family favorite. Easy to make with a wonderful flavor, you won't be able to put the fork down. Cheesy and creamy, it's comfort food at its finest."
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 01/02/15:
==============================================NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE: http://www.nnhs65.com
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat
Recorded by Leroy Anderson (29 June 1908 – 18 May 1975), 1954
"Forgotten Dreams" midi (recorded by Leroy Anderson) (sequenced by Ted Keener)
courtesy of http://www.thursdayschild.org/mframe_archive.htm (2001) - 12/22/04
"Fly Baby and Bunny" and "Fairy with Gold Bar" clip art courtesy of http://www.geocities.com/pegasus2u_99/Gallery3.htm - 12/31/04
Mauve Flower Line clip art courtesy of http://members.tripod.com/~emelinda/index-12.html - 10/04/04
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Animated USMC and Navy Flags clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Hillsboro High School's Topper (Band Version) clip art courtesy of
American School Logo courtesy of http://www.americanschoolofcorr.com/grads.asp - 09/05/06
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Animated "Happy Little Rabbits We Are" clip art courtesy of http://users.bigpond.net.au/jellery/index.htm - 04/25/09
Laughing Jerry courtesy of Cookie Phillips Tyndall ('64) of VA - 06/14/06
Litchfield High School's Purple Panther Paw Print courtesy of http://www.litchfield.k12.il.us/ - 06/23/07