02/20/22 - NNHS Newsletter
Friends and Schoolmates,
"Gonna rain?" I'd say that's a safe bet! Depending on where you live, it MIGHT even snow!!
BONUS #1 - Soon It's Gonna Rain - Barbra Streisand, 1963
BONUS #2 - Soon It's Gonna Rain - Stars of THE FANTASTICKS Julie Craig ("Lusia") and Douglas Ullman, Jr. ("Matt") on ABC's "GOOD MORNING AMERICA."
|"Soon It's Gonna Rain" is a song from the musical comedy
The Fantasticks, with lyrics written by
Tom Jones, and music composed by
The song was first sung by Rita Gardner and Kenneth Nelson in the original Off Broadway production of The Fantasticks. Other performers from the long-running Off-Broadway production of the show to sing the song include Kristin Chenoweth, American Idol finalist Anthony Fedorov and winner of the thirteenth season of The Amazing Race, Nick Spangler.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Bobby Callis ('64) of WV!
Happy Birthday this week to:
22 - Ronald Bass ('57) AND Janice Clark Palmer ('63) AND Curt Lauterbach ('65) of VA AND Billy Reece ('68) of ID;
23 - Richard Prince ('57) AND Tommy Payne ('63) of VA;
The late Carrie
Forrest Fox ('52) (d. 02
AND Debi Fink Golden ('65) of MA;
25 - Peggy Wellington Craft ('57) AND the President of the Class of 1965, Joe Wingo of NC;
27 - Evelyn Vretos ('55) of VA AND Phil Hammond ('64) of FL AND From My Grandson, Azrae Woods (Penn Foster HS, AZ - '23) of NC!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
550 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|February 20, 1472 - Orkney and Shetland were pawned by Norway to Scotland in lieu of a dowry for Margaret of Denmark.|
150 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|February 20, 1872 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art opened in New York City..|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
February 20, 1922 -
secretly met with German industrialists to arrange for
financing of the
Nazi Party's upcoming election campaign.
February 20, 1943 - German General Erwin Rommel's Afrika Korps broke through the Allied defensive line at the Kasserine Pass in Tunisia, North Africa. It was the site of the first major battle defeat of the war for the United States.
February 20, 1943 -
The Saturday Evening Post published the first of
Four Freedoms in support of
United States President
Franklin Roosevelt's 1941
State of the Union address theme of
THIS DAY IN 1972:
|February 20, 1972 - Nobel Prize laureate, physicist, and academic Maria Goeppert-Mayer (b. 28 June 1906 in Kattowitz [now Katowice, Poland], a Silesian city in Prussia) died in San Diego, California at the age of 65, following a heart attack that had struck her the previous year, leaving her comatose.|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 02/17/15:
|“There is no problem
which you cannot overcome.”
Jeffrey R. Holland
Thank you, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 02/18/18:
From My Friend, Sylvia, of UT - 02/19/22, 8:46 AM:
From My Cousin, Holly, of AK - 02/19/17:
BONUS RAINY DAY CROCHET PATTERN:
BONUS RAINY DAY KNIT PATTERNS:
BONUS RAINY DAY CROCK POT RECIPES:
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 02/19/19:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 06/16/21
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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From the 1960 musical comedy,The Fantasticks
Lyrics by Tom Jones(b. 1928); Music by Harvey Schmidt (b.12 Sept 1929)
"Soon It's Gonna Rain" midi (sequenced by Gene Confrey) courtesy of http://www.midistudio.com/Guests/G-Confrey/index.html - 11/12/09
"Soon It's Gonna Rain" lyrics courtesy of http://www.stlyrics.com/lyrics/thefantasticks/soonitsgonnarain.htm - 02/20/10
Image of Rain courtesy of http://open.salon.com/blog/greg_thomas/2008/11/29/love_rain_or_me - 10/26/09
Animated Rain Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.animationlibrary.com/animation/31502/Rain_line/ - 03/30/07
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty
('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Animated Laughing Cat courtesy
of Joyce Lawrence Cahoon ('65) of VA - 07/29/08
Animated Silly Bear (designed by AF Artist - Ryan Hagen) courtesy of http://www.animationfactory.com - 10/04/05
High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS -
'64) of VA - 10/13/05 (replaced 02/23/09)
Dancing Snoopy courtesy of Billy Turner ('65) of TX - 11/26/08
Animated Laughing Smiley courtesy of Janice McCain Rose ('65) of VA - 02/07/07
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