05/09/13 - NNHS Newsletter - Hold Me Tight
“Millions and millions of years would still not give me
Friends and Schoolmates,
We haven't had any Beatles' songs lately.....
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hf3yL7Gixvg - Hold Me Tight - The Beatles, 1963
|It was first recorded during the
Please Please Me album session, but not selected for inclusion
and re-recorded for their second album. It was the first of only two occasions
when a song title was held over from one Beatles album to appear on the next, "Wait"
then included on
Soul) being the other.
"Hold Me Tight" was composed principally by McCartney in 1961, and was part of The Beatles stage act until 1963. In their best-selling The Beatles: An Illustrated Record, Roy Carr and Tony Tyler call it the album's poorest track, saying it "fails because McCartney's vision of the complete tune obviously sagged somewhat, and his distressingly out-of-tune singing became quite embarrassing after only a few bars."
Paul McCartney and
Lennon had, at one time or another, shared their distaste for the song, and
in a 1980s interview with
Lewisohn in The Beatles Recording Sessions, McCartney says, "I can't
remember much about that one. Certain songs were just 'work' songs, you haven't
got much memory of them.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
Patty Andrews Mays ('61) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
|Many Happy Returns to You All!|
|THIS DAY IN WWII:|
May 9, 1936 - Italy formally annexed Ethiopia after taking the capital Addis Ababa on May 5.
May 9, 1941 -The German submarine U-110 was captured by the Royal Navy. On board was the latest Enigma cryptography machine which Allied cryptographers later used to break coded German messages.
May 9, 1942 -Holocaust: The SS murder 588 Jewish residents of the Podolian town of Zinkiv (Khmelnytska oblast, Ukraine). The Zoludek Ghetto was destroyed and all its inhabitants murdered or deported.
May 9, 1945 -Ratification in Berlin-Karlshorst of the German unconditional surrender of May 8 in Rheims, France, with the signatures of Marshal Georgy Zhukov for the Soviet Union, and for the Western Headquarters Sir Arthur Tedder, British Air Marshal and Eisenhower’s deputy, and for the German side of Colonel-General Hans-Jürgen Stumpff as the representative of the Luftwaffe, Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel as the Chief of Staff of OKW, and Admiral Hans-Georg von Friedeburg as Commander-in-Chief of the Kriegsmarine.
May 9, 1945 -The Channel Islands were liberated by the British after five years of German occupation.
- Victory Day[a
1] or 9 May marks the
Nazi Germany to the
Soviet Union in the
Second World War (also known as the
Great Patriotic War in the
Soviet Union); not to be confused with
Victory in Europe Day.
THIS DAY IN 1963:
From Frances Heath Scott ('62) of VA - 05/08/13, 2:19 PM - "Another update!":
Would you believe, JoAnn (Scott Fowler - '58) and Bobby (Fowler) have just left my house ? (Here for reunion.) Of course, you KNOW what I asked and both began laughing. Tom (Scott - Class of 1961) and I dated for four years and were married for 41 years, before I lost him in 2010. During all that time, I always said '55 for Bobby's class and nothing was ever said. (I guess no one ever noticed.) You are absolutely correct and I am absolutely incorrect.......Bobby graduated in 1956. Sorry I caused you all that extra computer work, as if you needed it, and my apologies to Joe!
We should not question our computer whiz.....even if it is family! At least I had JoAnn's class correct!
From Phil Hammond ('64) of FL - 05/08/13 - "The Players Championship 2013":
This is the main event in Jacksonville for golfers and I love volunteering. I also get to play the course this summer for my long hours standing and watching. This year I will be a marshal on the first hole. I will be located at the T box on Thursday, Friday at the green and Sat-Sunday on the fairways. My job is to keep the public outside of the ropes and quiet. They also cannot take pictures. So look for me with my new red golf shoes.
|Monday, May 06, 2013 - Jacksonville, FL|
|Sylvia and Phil Hammond||Tiger Woods|
WOWZERONI - SO COOL! It's a well known fact that what I don't know about golf would fill even more volumes than what I don't know about Florida history, but even I can recognize Tiger Woods! You and Sylvia have fun, Phil - and thanks for sharing these images with us!
From My Friend, Melanie, of TX - 05/07/13 - "FAT FLUSH WATER":
Wash grapefruit, tangerine cucumber and peppermint leaves. Slice cucumber, grapefruit and tangerine (or peel). Combine all ingredients (fruits, vegetables, 8 oz water, and ice) into a large pitcher.
Stir & Enjoy!
| OOH -
and beautiful too!
A dozen years ago I had a pitcher just like this one and mint growing
all over my yard.....
OH - quick thought: if you
are taking blood pressure medication, check before eating (or drinking!)
grapefruit. It's generally a no-no!
From My Friend, Chuck (Hillsboro HS, IL - '84), of IL - 05/08/13 - "Admit It...":
From My Friend, Tina, of NC - 05/08/13 - "Millionaire":
From Me ('65) of NC - 05/08/13:
From Ruth Reece Horace ('67) of FL - 04/08/13 - "Pets make you smile, ya gotta love em' (#25 of 36)":
To make you smile.....
Happy Pet Day!!!
AWW! Thanks, Ruthie!
BONUS TIGHT CROCHET PATTERNS:
http://blog.purdythings.com/2012/10/diy-crochet-bow-pattern.html- Becky's Bow Ties
http://bunnymummy-jacquie.blogspot.com/2011/09/crochet-bowl-tutorial.html - Jacquie's Crochet Bowl Tutorial
http://crochetincolor.blogspot.com/2012/02/chunky-crocheted-basket-pattern.html - Liz's Chunky Crocheted Basket - also with tutorial!
BONUS TIGHT BUDGET RECIPES:Tight Budget Healthy Chicken
http://www.bettycrocker.com/menus-holidays-parties/everyday-meals/money-saving-meals - Many Money Saving Meals
From www.ajokeaday.com - 05/08/13:
Frank was madly in love with Susan, but couldn’t get up enough courage to pop the question face to face. Finally he decided to ask her on the telephone.
“Darling! He blurted
out, “Will you marry me?”
|DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 04/22/13
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
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Written principally by Paul McCartney (credited to McCartney/Lennon)
Recorded by The
It feels so right now, hold me tight,
Tell me I'm the only one,
And then I might,
Never be the lonely one.
So hold me tight, to-night, to-night,
It's you, you you you - oo-oo - oo-oo.
Hold me tight,
Let me go on loving you,
Making love to only you,
So hold me tight, to-night, to-night,
It's you, you you you - oo-oo - oo-oo.
Don't know what it means to hold you tight,
Being here alone tonight with you,
It feels so right now, feels so right now.
"Hold Me Tight" midi courtesy of http://rock.mididb.com/beatles/ - 05/07/08
lyrics courtesy of
"With the Beatles" Album Image courtesy of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/With_The_Beatles - 05/05/08
Animated Beatles Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars7.html - 10/29/05
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Animated Laughing Woman courtesy of Joyce Lawrence Cahoon ('65) of VA - 02/23/09
Hillsboro High School's Topper (Band Version) clip art courtesy of
Dancing Snoopy courtesy of Billy Turner ('65) of TX - 11/26/08
Thanks, Billy Turner!
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Marine Corps Seal clip art
courtesy of the late
Herbert Hice of MI
- one of my
Famous Marines who served in the South
Pacific during WWII.
Thanks again, Herbie!!
Bright Idea clip art (designed by Heather) courtesy of http://www.clker.com/clipart-brightidea-2.html - 10/30/12
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