Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's Newsletter theme is one of those that pops into your head and refuses to leave. You're welcome.
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UFNPtP3VSo - Traces - Classics IV
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0r74rxvWxo - Traces - Classics IV
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to
David Hatchett ('65) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to The late Alex Nicol (February '49) (deceased 02/23/12) AND Webb Edwards ('57) AND Don Jett (NNHS / Warwick HS - '60) of FL AND Tina Crowder Adderholdt ('65) of NC AND Ivan Anker ('67) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
01 -Harold Smith ('57) AND Barbara Fritsche Barnes ('63) of VA;
04 - Robert Workman ('57) AND Sylvia Hall Hammond ('66) of FL;
06 - Gerald Leonard ('66) of VA AND Aaron (Hank) Smith ('69);
07 -Marc Snyder ('65) of NC!
|Many Happy Returns to You All!|
150 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|March 31, 1966 - The Spanish Navy bombed the harbor of Valparaíso, Chile.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
Germany began a counter offensive in North Africa.
March 31, 1942 - Japanese forces invaded Christmas Island, then a British possession.
March 31, 1942 - Holocaust in Ivano-Frankivsk (then called Stanislawow), western Ukraine: German Gestapo organized the first deportation of 5,000 Jews from Stanislawow ghetto to Belzec extermination camp. It was one of the largest transportations to Belzec in the first phase of the camp.
March 31, 1945 -A defecting German pilot delivered a Messerschmitt Me 262A-1, the world's first operational jet-powered fighter aircraft, to the Americans.
March 31, 1948 - The Soviets in Germany began controlling the Western trains headed toward Berlin.
THISDAY IN 1966:
|Thursday, March 31, 1966 - The Soviet Union launched Luna 10 which later became the first space probe to enter orbit around the Moon.|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC -03/30/15:
or poor, we are to 'do what we can' when others are in need..”
- Jeffrey R. Holland
(b. 03 Dec 1940)
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Ruth Ann Reece Horace ('67) of FL - 03/30/16 - " Malware in emails":
|If you receive any emails
that have "no subject" in the Subject Line, delete them right away. They
can come from friends, family or businesses you trust. They contain
malware that is designed to steal your information. Do not trust them no
matter who they are from. Please pass this message along. This has been
going on for a while and must be stopped.
ABSOLUTELY! SO good to ALWAYS remember! Thank you so much, Ruthie!
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 03/30/16 - "RIP - Patty Duke":
What a fantastic actress she was.
INDEED! Thank you, Shari!
|“I can conduct better
than I count.”
BONUS TRACES CRAFT DIRECTIONS:
|The Peacock Swirl Slow-Moving Soap Recipe - "...Because we do need time to separate out the different colors we'll need a recipe that is slow to trace."|
BONUS TRACES RECIPES:
|Threads and Traces Recipes: Hummingbird Cake|
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 03/30/16:
|What did the gangster's son tell
his dad when he failed his school examination?
"Dad, they questioned me for 3 hours but I told them nothing!"
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 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.
2. Friday and Saturday, September 16 and 17, 2016 - The NNHS Class of 1966 will hold their 50-Year Reunion - OPEN TO ALL CLASSES. Friday Night: Meet and Greet at The Cove Restaurant, City Center, NN. Saturday Night: Marriott Hotel, City Center, NN.