02/14/13 - NNHS Newsletter
Love is missing someone whenever you're
apart, but somehow
- Kay Knudsen
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today is Valentine's Day, so I want to send all of y'all my love!
Today's celebration repeats every possible year, but we've never used this song before.
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOSrhGBylNo - An Affair to Remember - Vic Damone
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=augOkL1ZLc0 - An Affair to Remember - Nat King Cole
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jHf2tSWaBKs - An Affair to Remember - Barbra Streisand
|...Contributing to the success of the 1957 film is its theme song, "An Affair to Remember (Our Love Affair)", composed by Harry Warren and with lyrics by Leo McCarey and Harold Adamson. The song is sung by Vic Damone during the film's opening credits and then sung later by Deborah Kerr's character, Terry McKay, a nightclub singer-turned-music teacher. Kerr's singing was dubbed by Marni Nixon, who also dubbed for Kerr in the film The King and I....|
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Valentine Birthday today toJimmy Parker ('62) of VA AND My Niece, Renee Dick Romulus (Booker T. Washington HS - '80) of Northern VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
18 - The late Bill Sawyer ('57) (deceased 05/16/06) AND Brooks Bloxom ('64) of NC;
19 - Bobby Norris ('62) of VA AND Linda Lane Lane ('64) of VA AND Jamey Douglas Bacon ('66) of VA;
20 - Bobby Callis ('64) of WV!
Many Happy Returns to you all!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
February 14, 1942 - The Battle of Pasir Panjang contributed to the fall of Singapore.
February 14, 1943 - Rostov-on-Don, Russia was liberated.
February 14, 1943 - Tunisia Campaign General Hans-Jurgen von Arnim's Fifth Panzer Army launched a concerted attack against Allied positions in Tunisia.
February 14, 1944 - The anti-Japanese revolt on Java.
February 14, 1945 - On the first day of the bombing of Dresden, the British Royal Air Force and the United States Army Air Forces began fire-bombing Dresden, the capital of the German state of Saxony.
February 14, 1945 - Prague was bombed, probably due to a mistake in the orientation of the pilots bombing Dresden.
February 14, 1945 - President Franklin D. Roosevelt met with King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia aboard the USS Quincy, officially starting the U.S.-Saudi diplomatic relationship.
February 14, 1945 - Mostar was liberated by Yugoslav partisans.
THIS DAY IN 1963:
|Thursday, February 14, 1963 - Actor
Enrico Colantoni was born in
Thursday, February 14, 1963 - Baseball player John Marzano was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He died unexpectedly on April 19, 2008 at age 45 at his home on Passyunk Avenue in the city's South Philadelphia neighborhood. He was found after having fallen down a flight of stairs. It was originally speculated that he may have suffered a heart attack, but the Medical Examiner's Office reported on July 17, 2008 that his death was actually caused by postural asphyxia after the way his body landed after the fall.[dead link]
From Jacque Ray Fisher ('66) of NC - 02/13/13 - "Change of email address":
Trust this is the correct address to revise an email address.
I am class of 66' - on one of the spread sheets I am listed as email@example.com
Can we correct that to firstname.lastname@example.org
Also, Donna Price Devers - class of 66' (of NC) asked that her email address be updated to email@example.com
Let me know if there is another address we need to send this correction to.
Thanks for all you do,
Certainly, Jacque! I have you both switched now - thanks! (Any of my several email addies will reach me eventually, but firstname.lastname@example.org is a fast-track!)
From Henry Hoyle ('65) of Northern VA - 02/13/13, 3:32 PM - " William V. Hoyle, NNHS 1936":
My dad's first cousin, William V. Hoyle, passed away in Newport News this past Saturday. He was in the NNHS class of 1936.
Oh, Cousin Henry, I'm so sorry to hear this! You and Pete have my sincerest sympathies; thank you for letting me know.
From My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 02/13/13 - "Best of 2012 Photos":
Thanks, Dools - these are - well, amazing - images!
From Me ('65) of NC - 02/12/13:
http://www.SelfGrowth.com - 02/11/13 - "The Best
the Best Valentine's Day Gift?
By Dr. Charles D. Schmitz and Dr. Elizabeth A. Schmitz
It is said that some 200 million stems of roses will be sold in
the USA on Valentine's Day 2011. Imagine that! That's a lot of
expressions of love don't you think! We Americans love Valentine's Day.
We relish the opportunity to express our love to the one we love, and we
do it through multiple venues.
BONUS VALENTINE'S DAY RECIPES:
http://www.food.com/recipes/valentines-day - "Find the perfect recipe for a romantic night in! Impress your loved one with tantalizing mains, flirty cocktails and sweet treats."
|BONUS VALENTINE CRAFTS:|
www.ajokeaday.com - 02/13/13:
A drunken man walked up to a parking meter and puts in some change. The meter goes up to sixty and he says, "Hey, I lost 100 pounds!"
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 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, April 10, 2013 - 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.
3. Friday and Saturday, October 4 and 5, 2013 - The NNHS Class of 1963 will hold their 50-Year Reunion at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hampton on the Water. SEE: The website which has been set up for their class at www.nnhs1963.com; CONTACT: Frank Gibson, email@example.com, Joyce Williams Nettles, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Susie Overton Jones, email@example.com
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 02/04/13
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
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
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!
An Affair to Remember
(24 Dec 1893
22 Sept 1981)
"An Affair to Remember" midi courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/fang/thebabe/music/MusicPage13.html - 02/14/13
"An Affair to
Remember" lyrics courtesy
Cupid Title clip art courtesy of http://d21c.com/AnnesPlace/Valentine.html - 03/29/05
Valentine Forever Yours Image courtesy of
http://www.funnyjunkz.com/funny/funny-ecards/ - 02/13/12
"Happy Valentine's Day" Title clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/IrishRose/Valentine-gifs.html - 02/09/07
Valentines clip art
courtesy of John London (Warwick HS - '57) of VA - 10/09/09
Animated Kissing Smiley clip art courtesy of
Al Farber ('64) of GA
Flashing Red Hearts Divider Line clip art courtesy of ??? - 08/17/05
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Animated Pulsing Heart courtesy of
http://www.gagirl.com/graphics/graphics.html - 02/12/05 (re-saved 02/13/09)
Marine Corps Seal clip art
courtesy of the late
Herbert Hice of MI
- one of my
Thanks again, Herbie!
Marine Corps Seal clip art courtesy of the late Herbert Hice of MI - one of my Famous Marineswho fought in WWII
Booker T. Washington logo courtesy of http://ww2.nps.k12.va.us/education/components/scrapbook/default.php?sectiondetailid=18567 - 09/25/07
Animated USMC and Army Flags clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
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