01/28/20 - NNHS Newsletter - Silence Is Golden
“Speech is too often not, as the
Frenchman defined it, the art of concealing Thought; but of quite stifling
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Well, sometimes it is, and then sometimes...
BONUS - Silence Is Golden - The Tremeloes
|"Silence is Golden" is a
Bob Gaudio of the
The Four Seasons, with
Bob Crewe. It was released as a
B-side to the
hit song "Rag
Doll," in 1964.
It was later covered by the English band The Tremeloes, whose recording was a #1 hit in the UK Singles Chart on 18 May 1967, staying at the top for a total of three weeks. Guitarist Rick West sang lead vocal on "Silence Is Golden".
The Tremeloes single hit #11 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart on the Epic label and was one of the top 100 songs of 1967. The track sold one million copies globally, earning gold disc status.
The Tremeloes also recorded an Italian version, E in silenzio.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Courtney Russ ('57) AND Jennie Sheppard ('62) of NC AND Rick Billings ('65) of NC AND My Granddaughter, Becca Harty (Collinsville HS, IL - '17) of UT!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Nancy Keesee (Tucker) Crawley ('57) of TX AND HP Lucas ('65) of NC!
31 - Bill Black ('66) of GA AND Margaret Kailos Lee ('67) of NC AND Lynn Stewart Schroeder ('71) of NC;
01 - Paul Dobie ('66) of CO; John Patterson ('59) of TN AND Alan Nesbitt ('64) of NC;
03 - Maynard Thweatt ('57)AND Phyllis Sweeney Snyder ('63) of TN;
04 -John London (Warwick HS - '57) of VA AND Inez Clemmons Bruce ('63) AND the late Ronnie Sanders ('65) (d. 08 Oct 2006)!
Many Happy Returns to you all!
|January 28, 1920 - Foundation of the Spanish Legion.|
1941 - The final air battle of the
armistice went into effect later in the day.
January 28, 1945 - Supplies began to reach the Republic of China over the newly reopened Burma Road.
THIS DAY IN 1970:
|January 28, 1970 - Absolutely nothing happened anywhere in the world. No, really!|
we remember that the wisdom of God ofttimes appears as foolishness to
men; but the greatest lesson we can learn in mortality is that when God
speaks and we obey, we will always be right.”|
Thomas S. Monson
|Thank you, Joan!|
you so very much, Kathy!
No Gold Star Brownie Points
are awarded for toughing it out when you are putting other lives in
From Paul's Niece, Jackie, of IL - 01/26/19:-
“Youth and beauty are not accomplishments, they’re the temporary happy
by-products of time and/or DNA. Don’t hold your breath for either.”