01/08/14 - NNHS Newsletter - Dream Lover
“I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long.
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
This Newsletter theme just popped into my mind, and surprisingly it appears we have never used it.
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Fpd_ggGiDE - Dream Lover - Bobby Darin on the Ed Sullivan Show, 1959
|"Dream Lover" is a song written and recorded by
Bobby Darin on March 5, 1959. It was produced by
Ahmet Ertegun and
Jerry Wexler and engineered by
Dowd. It is considered a soulful rock song. The song became a
multi-million seller, reaching #2 in US charts and was #1 in UK for
three weeks during July 1959.
It was released as a single on
Atco Records in 1959. In addition to Darin's vocal, the song
Neil Sedaka on piano.
A picture sleeve was also issued for this record.
The song is featured in the movie "Hot Shots!" starring Charlie Sheen. It is played during a scene in which Sheen's character performs several stunts on a motorcycle, trying to impress a girl. Darin's recording is also played, in full, during the end credits.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday tomorrow
Joan Burcher Green ('57)
Joe Dickson ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
10 - Peggy Taylor Hudson ('57) AND
Happy Birthday this week to:
11 - My Brother-in-Law, the late Miles Nowitzky (Granby HS - '50) (deceased 07 May 2005) AND Frances Goodson Wang ('65) of MD AND Ron Haney ('65) of VA AND Ron Smith ('65) of VA AND Barbara Dye Hensley ('69) of VA AND FlyLady of NC;
13 - My Grandson, Hunter Huber of AL;
14 - Ronnie Todd ('63);
15 - The late Skippy Weitz ('57) (deceased 22 Nov 2012) AND Mary Markiewich Hux ('67) of VA!
|Many Happy Returns to You All!|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
January 08, 1940
introduced food rationing.
January 08, 1945 -Philippine Commonwealth troops under the Philippine Commonwealth Army units entered the province of Ilocos Sur in Northern Luzon and attacked Japanese Imperial forces.
THIS DAY IN 1964:
|Wednesday, January 08, 1964 - President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a "War on Poverty" in the United States.|
From Hunter Todd ('57) of TX - 01/07/14 - "We wish you all a Very Bountiful New Year!":
|January 07, 2014|
The 47th Annual WorldFest-Houston Intl Film Festival
Sends you this Very Special Final Deadline Extension... and Warmest Wishes for a Wonderful New Year!
Howdy from Houston!
In response to hundreds of emails and phone calls, we are
delighted to announce our traditional Final "Brick Wall" Deadline
for the 47th Annual WorldFest-Houston Film & Video Remi Awards
Competition. Be part of the 3rd oldest International Film Festival
in North America, and the oldest Indie Festival in the world. Enter
the festival that gave first awards to Spielberg, Lucas, Coppola,
David Lynch, Ang Lee, John Lee Hancock, Randal Kleiser, Gavin Hood,
Ridley Scott and The Coen Brothers!
Be Part of the 47th Annual
WorldFest! April 04-13, 2014!
The Wonderful City of Houston, "The Coolest City
in America!" (Forbes magazine)
Described as "quite possibly the best organized film festival in the World" - Before there was Sundance or SXSW, before there was Toronto or Tribeca, there was WorldFest! We screen our Shorts and Features in Big AMC Theaters and are the only Film Festival in the World offering a VIP Tour of NASA, Space Center Houston and a Sailboat Regatta on Beautiful Galveston Bay at the Classic Houston Yacht Club with a Texas BBQ!
The coveted WorldFest-Houston Remi Award is the symbol of Creative Excellence and is named after Frederick Remington, the brilliant Artist that captured the spirit of Texas and The West with his paintings and sculptures.
Enter the 47th Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival!
WorldFest-Houston Intl Film Festival
The 47th WorldFest-Houston is very proudly sponsored by
Tippit & Moo,
The Huffington Foundation,
the Houston Arts Alliance (HAA),
The Brown Foundation,
The City of Houston,
The Houston Film Commission,
Space Center Houston,
The Houston Yacht Club,
The Houston Film Society,
The Regent University Film School,
The HBU Bradshaw Fitness Center,
Emerald Limousines, and our Sister-Festivals
USAFilmFestival/Dallas , &
The Seoul Drama Awards, Korea; and
The Concorto Short Film Festival, Italy. To everyone that has
already entered, we thank you! To other International Film
Festivals, if we can assist you in any way, please feel free to
|WOWZERONI! Thanks so much, Hunter!|
From George Helliesen ('61) of MI - 12/20/13 - "One Word Essays (#19 in a Series of 28)":
troubles be less,
May your blessings be more;
May nothing but happiness come through your door!!
Thanks so much, George! These are cool!
From George Helliesen ('61) of MI - 01/04/14 - "Paws for a Smile (#5 in a Series of 17)":
for a smile.......
You can’t help but smile.
AWWW! How adorable! Thanks, George!
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - The NNHS Class of 1955 holds
Lunch Bunch gatherings on the first Thursday of every month
at Steve & John's Steak House on Jefferson Avenue just above
Denbigh Boulevard in Newport News at 11:00 AM. The luncheon
is not limited to just the Class of '55; if you have friends
in that year, go visit with them.
2. Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - The NNHS Class of June 1942 meets at noon on the second Wednesday of every other month for a Dutch treat lunch at the James River Country Club, 1500 Country Club Road. PLEASE JOIN THEM. Give or take a few years makes no difference. Good conversation, food and atmosphere. For details, call Jennings Bryan at 803-7701 for reservations.
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 01/13/14
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Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol==============================================
Written and recorded by
May 1936 - 20 Dec 1973), 1959
"Dream Lover" midi and lyrics courtesy of http://www.gagirl.com/music/dream-lover.html - 01/13/12 (sic)
Pink Heart Image courtesy of http://www.sodahead.com/ - 01/13/12 (sic)
Pink Hearts Line clip art courtesy of http://members.tripod.com/~emelinda/index-12.html - 09/29/04
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Animated Army and Navy Flags clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Coast Guard Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/SealsEmblems/USCG.htm - 10/03/07