01/08/18 - 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 again.
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 today
Mrs. Wilma Salmon Robinson
(Warwick HS - '51) of VA
Dreamadon Dillon Skidmore ('57)
Sonja Settles Allen ('57)
Pat Branch Coltrane ('57)
Bill Collins ('63)
Ruth Thom Chapman ('63)
the late Garland Reece ('70)
(d. 23 Mar
Happy Birthday this week to:
10 - Peggy Taylor Hudson ('57) AND Suzanne Mason Haff (Warwick HS - '61) of NC AND the late Bob Parrish ('68) (d. 12 Jan 2013);
11 - My Brother-in-Law, the late Miles Nowitzky (Granby HS - '50) (d. 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 VAAND FlyLady of NC;
13 - My Grandson, Hunter Huber (Overhills HS, NC - '21), of NC;
14 - Ronnie Todd ('63);
15 - The late Skippy Weitz ('57) (d. 22 Nov 2012) AND Mary Markiewich Hux ('67) of VA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|January 08, 1917 - U.S. President Woodrow Wilson announced his "Fourteen Points" for the aftermath of World War I.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|January 08, 1940 - Britain introduced food rationing.|
THIS DAY IN 1968:
|Monday, January 08, 1968 - Nuffin'. Again. Just nuffin'.|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 01/07/15:
greatest love is not found in the dramatic scenes that poets and writers
immortalize. Often, the greatest manifestations of love are the simple
acts of kindness and caring we extend to those we meet along the path of
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 01/08/18:
|Thank you, Joan!|
('57) of MD - 01/05/18 - "INDEFATIGABLE BOMBASTS TO CONTINUE":|
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 12/26/17 - "Wishing you all a fantastic 2018!!! (#8 in a series of 10)":
Wishing you all a fantastic 2018!!!
Let today be a day to take life less seriously.
BRILLIANT! Thank you, Shari!
BONUS CROCHET PATTERNS (Sorry; not theme-related):
|24 Modern Granny Squares - "Learn how to crochet granny squares that are stylish and updated! These aren't your granny's granny squares, that's for sure. With 24 Modern Granny Squares, you'll find creative and unique crochet granny square patterns for all sorts of projects. Granny square patterns can get pretty boring and dull if you use the same basic crochet granny square over and over again. While basic crochet granny squares have their place in our crochet projects, sometimes we all just need something a little different. You want people to notice your crocheted afghans and if you use these crochet squares people will definitely notice. This is your chance to learn how to crochet granny squares with that extra bit of flair, pizzazz, and craziness that you crave."|
BONUS DREAMY KNIT PATTERN:
|Stacey Winklepleck's Dreamy Spa Cloth - "Sometimes you just need a little pampering. The nubby bumps of the slip stitch seed pattern with the softness of the Comfy yarn creates a perfect cloth to wash away the stresses of the day. Use a heavier cotton such as Dishie and you’ll be have a dishcloth that will scrub your dishes sparkling clean The reverse side is even pretty too! "|
BONUS DREAMY CREAMY RECIPES:
Grandma's Gourmet Chicken Pot Pie - "There's nothing quite as
down-home comforting as a creamy casserole dish that reminds us of
Grandma, and that's exactly what this recipe from Polly in Maine does.
Her family loves to eat Grandma's Gourmet Chicken Pot Pie while sharing
beloved stories about Grandma. We bet your family will love this dish,
Macaroni and Cheese Pie - "If your family loves baked macaroni and cheese, then they're going to be so excited when you serve 'em a slice of this Macaroni and Cheese Pie. And, since you don't have to pre-cook the macaroni, you better believe this baked mac 'n' cheese recipe is extra easy!"
Creamy Crunchy Slaw - "Whether you like your slaw creamy or crunchy, this one delivers both! Direct from the Mr. Food Test Kitchen, we've come up with a Creamy Crunchy Slaw for you to make that will have everyone green with envy!"
From www.ajokeaday.com - 01/07/18:
|A football fan is a guy who’ll
yell at the quarterback for not spotting an open receiver forty-five
yards down the field...
... and then head for the parking lot and not be able to find his own car!
DATES TO REMEMBER:
1. Every Tuesday, 7:30 AM - Male grads meet at Angelo's Restaurant on J. Clyde
Morris Boulevard for breakfast and camaraderie.
2. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 -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 01/05/18
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE:
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
THREE WAYS TO DONATE:
2.Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
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 Military Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Animated Rolling on the Floor
Laughing Smiley clip art courtesy of Jerry ('65) and Judy Phillips ('66) Allen
of VA - 08/13/10
Animated Laughing Elephant courtesy of Frank Blechman ('65) of Northern VA -
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket/ - 05/23/16