NNHS Newsletter -
“If you love something let it go free. If it doesn't come back,
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Is this song a bit more obscure than our usual fare, or is it just me?
BONUS - Bring It on Home to Me - Sam Cooke
|"Bring It On Home to Me" is a
soul song written and recorded by
The song, about infidelity, was a hit for Cooke and has become a
covered by numerous artists of different genres. It is one of
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.
Cooke's recorded version has
singing responses as an
uncredited background singer.
This song is considered by many historians of soul music to be the founding, or at least definitive soul song, as it provides the formula that is still popular today. Cooke's live version of this song that he performed in Miami, from the album Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963, can be seen as his personal vision of what soul music should be, owing to the texture and emotion conveyed through his vocals that night, and that were probably standard in Cooke's near-nightly shows in primarily black clubs.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday this week to:
17 - David Jones ('57);
17 - David Jones ('57);(d. 15 Apr 2011) AND Bill Wolfley ('70) of VA!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
THIS DAY IN 1969:
April 12, 1969 - Footballer and politician Michael Jackson was born Michael Dywane Jackson Dyson in Tangipahoa, Louisiana. He was killed in a motorcycle accident in the early morning hours of 12 May 2017 in Tangipahoa, Louisiana, when he struck the driver side of a vehicle that was backing out of a driveway. The high impact of the collision also killed the driver of the other vehicle. Jackson was 48 years old.
is eagerly waiting for the chance to answer your prayers and fulfill
your dreams, just as He always has. But He can't if you don't pray, and
He can't if you don't dream. In short, He can't if you don't believe.”
Jeffrey R. Holland
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 04/12/18:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Jane Monfalcone Simmons ('61) of
GA, soon to be FL - 04/11/19, 8:09 AM:
Ready to head to The Villages!
WOWZERS! Thank you, Jane - Best Wishes on your move!
From Jean Poole Burton ('64) of RI - 04/10/19, 11:50 PM:
|This is hilarious...sounds like something I might have done...|
From Carlene Matthews Vannoy ('60 / '64) of VA - 04/10/19, 8:56 AM:
From MaeLea Somervold Tweedie ('62) of VA -
04/11/19, 1:47 PM:
From My Friend, Ben, of IL - 04/11/19, 4:36 PM:
|Thanks so much, Ben! I just couldn't seem to stop laughing at this one!|
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 04/10/18:
|COOL! Thank you, Joan!|
at B. Yes. No. Yes. No.”
"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul."
~ Luther Burbank
OOH, PRETTY! Thank you, Shari!
BONUS HOME DECORATING CROCHET PATTERNS:
|Home-Decorating - "Make a decorative rug, pillow or other home accent with this collection of free crochet patterns for home decorating. Make a lasting accent in just the right colors for your home."|
BONUS HOME DECORATING KNIT PATTERNS:
|Knit Home Decor - "Make a decorative rug, pillow, or other home accent with this collection of free knitting patterns for home decorating. Make a lasting accent in just the right colors for your home."|
BONUS HOME COOKS RECIPES:
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 04/11/19:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat ==============================================
Bring It on Home to Me
"Bring It On Home to Me" midi (F94) courtesy of
Animated Dancing Teddy and Animated Dancing Elephant courtesy of Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA - 03/08/11
Animated Rolling on the Floor Laughing Boy courtesy of http://www.animationfactory.com - 04/06/05
Animated Rolling on the Floor
Laughing Smiley clip art courtesy of Jerry ('65) and Judy Phillips ('66) Allen
of VA - 08/13/10
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