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01/15/19 - NNHS Newsletter - I'll Be Seeing You

That's the fun of going to a high school reunion: it's seeing the people who you
were close to all those years ago, and re-exploring the relationships of the past.”

- Jon Hurwitz
(b. 15 Nov 1977)

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,

   This old classic was one of the very first to be used on our website, but in over eighteen years it's never been used as a Newsletter theme before. Written in 1938, it became a big hit in 1944 - especially among the families of servicemen sent overseas.

BONUS - I'll Be Seeing You - Frank Sinatra


From https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I'll_Be_Seeing_You_(song):  

"I'll Be Seeing You" is a popular song, with music by Sammy Fain and lyrics by Irving Kahal.[1] Published in 1938, it was inserted into the Broadway musical Right This Way, which closed after fifteen performances.[2]

The resemblance between the main tune's first four lines and a passage within the theme of the last movement of Gustav Mahler's Third Symphony (1896) was pointed out by Deryck Cooke in 1970.[3]

The recording by Bing Crosby became a hit in 1944, reaching number one for the week of July 1.[4] Frank Sinatra's version with Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra from 1940 charted in 1944 and peaked at No. 4.[5]


THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:

   Happy Birthday today to The late Skippy Weitz ('57) (d. 22 Nov 2012) AND  Mary Markiewich Hux ('67) of VA!

   Happy Birthday tomorrow to  Johanne Coates Richardson ('57) AND   Howard Smith ('63) of VA AND Steve Kiger ('66) of VA!

   Happy Birthday this week to:

17 -  Chuck Anspach ('60) of NC;

18 - Eileen Rash Vaught ('57) AND  F.A. Saunders (Hampton HS - '64) of VA;

20 - Ware Morrison ('63) of VA;

21 - Carol Collier Sparrow ('63) of VA;

22 -  Bruce Sims ('56) of VA AND Carolyn Clark Wilt ('57) AND Sandra Sherman Filippo ('57) AND   the late Norman Dick ('60) (d. 26 Nov 2015) AND Rochelle Spooner ('63) of NY!
 

   Many Happy Returns to You All!


100 YEARS AGO TODAY:

January 15, 1919 - Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht, two of the most prominent socialists in Germany, were tortured and murdered by the Freikorps at the end of the Spartacist uprising.

January 15, 1919 - The Great Molasses Flood: A wave of molasses released from an exploding storage tank swept through Boston, Massachusetts, killing 21 and injuring 150.


THIS DAY IN WWII:

January 15, 1943 - The Soviet counter-offensive at Voronezh began.

January 15, 1943 - The world's largest office building, The Pentagon, was dedicated in Arlington, Virginia.

January 15, 1951 - Ilse Koch, "The Witch of Buchenwald", wife of the commandant of the Buchenwald concentration camp, was sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in West Germany.


THIS DAY IN 1969:

January 15, 1969 - The Soviet Union launched Soyuz 5.

January 15, 1969 - Baseball player and manager Delino DeShields was born  Delino Lamont DeShields in Seaford, Delaware.


“The Son of God perfectly knows and understands, for He felt and bore our burdens before we ever did. And because He paid the ultimate price and bore that burden, He has perfect empathy and can extend to us His arm of mercy in so many phases of our life. He can reach out, touch, succor—literally run to us—and strengthen us to be more than we could ever be and help us to do that which we could never do through relying upon only our own power.”

- David A. Bednar
(b. 15 June 1952)


From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 01/15/18:

   Thank you, Joan!
 
 


  From Jimmy Dick ('65) of FL - 01/15/19, 9:09 AM:
 

  If you find yourself freezing today, maybe this will help. Remember in three more months it will start to warm up and you can once again find yourself enjoying something like this. Be patient and be blessed and let time go, the time will come again for the sea and not the snow.

   Thank you, Jimmy!

 
 

 


 From Bill Hobbs ('66) of Northern VA - 01/14/19 - "Last Days in Vietnam":

The last days in Vietnam

https://vimeo.com/214995088

     WOW. Thank you, Billy!

 


 From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 01/14/19 - "Comical & Short, But Interesting Videos":

More snow expected this weekend, so stay safe. "See ya" around the 1st of February...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0geurEskdo
Teens are confused by rotary phones.
Lol, much like me with each new gadget that comes out.
Chalk it up to the things in life that keep you humble.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAjNLo5Ui-E
What's that ball of fluff doing? Ahhhh!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-iFgDK_D5s
The smallest bird you have ever seen.

Song

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JC0NJdfbsA&list=RD9QlJnhZ_wzU&index=26
Slash ft Myles Kennedy - "Anastasia"
Perfection!

   Thank you, Shari!

 


From My Friend, Stephen, of AZ - 01/14/19:

  Thanks, Stephen!
 
 


“I've knitted myself a hat, it's plum red with an appealing lace pattern, I figured that a few air holes would be nice now that it's spring. I put it on and feel like a cranberry in the snow, and I wonder if they can see me from the moon. Me and the Great Wall.”

- Kjersti Annesdatter Skomsvold, The Faster I Walk, The Smaller I Am, 2014
(b. 03 Dec 1979)


 From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 12/30/18 - "DIY HOME PROJECTS (#3 in a Series of 20)":
 

  Love some of these super ideas and hope others do too.

The stone carpet is awesome. My great aunt, who used live in Williamsburg, did some stone work on her patio. It was pretty, but not this detailed. Looks like a fun project to do with others. It would be quite the endeavor for one.

The cheese grater one is also one I like, a lot. The simplicity is nice and gives it a vintage feel.

There are so many talented people in our world!

   OOH! Thank you, Shari!

 
 


BONUS FAMILIAR CROCHET PATTERNS:

Jillian Hewitt's Spin a Yarn Crochet Patterns - "...If you're familiar with my patterns (or if you browsed around the blog at..."


BONUS FAMILIAR KNIT PATTERNS:

Easy Dishcloth Knitting Patterns - "A dishcloth is the best beginner project because they're small and quadrangular. Dishcloths are also so useful! Knitting a dishcloth is a great way to get familiar with your tension and practice an easy pattern. We have so many easy knitting patterns on the site, so don't miss your opportunity to take up a fantastic new skill!"


BONUS OLD FAMILIAR RECIPE:

Laurel Leslie's Yummy Texas Pecan Pie - "This ooey gooey pie's luscious and creamy filling offers that good old familiar flavor so many have come to love! "


FINALLY:

From www.ajokeaday.com - 01/14/19:

On the first day of school, the kindergarten teacher said, "If anyone has to go to the bathroom, hold up two fingers."

A little voice from the back of the classroom asked, "How will that help?"


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, March 13, 2019 -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.


PRAYER ROLL:

http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 01/08/19

BLOG:

http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11



   Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! 
We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                          Love to all, Carol
 

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910-584-8802

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the power of a drop
in the bucket."

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I'll Be Seeing You

Lyrics by Irving Kahal (05 Mar 1903 - 07 Feb 1942)

Music by Sammy Fain (17 June 1902 – 06 Dec 1989), 1938
 

I'll be seeing you, in all the old familiar places,
That this heart of mine embraces all day through,
In that small cafe, the park across the way,
The children's carousel,
the chestnut trees, the wishing well.
I'll be seeing you in every lovely summer's day,
In everything that's light and gay,
I'll always think of you that way,
I'll find you in the morning sun,
And when the day is through,
I'll be looking at the moon,
But I'll be seeing you.


"I'll Be Seeing You" midi courtesy of ?

"I'll Be Seeing You" lyrics courtesy of ?

Carousel Horses gif courtesy of http://www.dreslough.com/main/superclips/_Carousel/index.html - 07/31/03

Icon Leaf 49 Divider Line clip art courtesy of -  - 12/14/05

Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!

Hampton High School's Crab clip art courtesy of http://www.geocities.com/agent99bm/ - 10/02/05
Replaced courtesy of http://www.hamptonhigh1964.com - 02/17/09

Animated Army Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03

Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still missing...)
Thanks, Al!
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Thanks, Norm!

Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06

Animated BOO-HOO courtesy of Glenn Dye ('60) of TX - 08/28/09
Thanks, Glenn!

Animated Laughing Dentures clip art courtesy of Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 12/31/18
Thanks, Paul!

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

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