05/11/11 - NNHS Newsletter - Anticipation
“But if we learn to think of it as anticipation, as learning,
Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's Newsletter theme comes to us by special request:
... Thought with your news about you relocating to Fayetteville perhaps you should reprise "Anticipation," Carly Simon's hit from 1971 in some future newsletter. Sounds like lots of good things going on -- you and Paul (Harty - Bardolph HS, IL - '61 - of IL) deserve it...
Thanks, Normie - a great idea!
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDJ_Mz8ftqI - Anticipation - Carly Simon, 1972
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NwP3wes4M8 - Anticipation - Carly Simon, sometime later
|"Anticipation" is a song by
Carly Simon. It was the most famous track from her 1971
album of the same name, reaching #13 on the
U.S. pop charts. The song relates Simon's state of mind as she waits
to go on a date with
... The song was notably used in commercials for Heinz Ketchup through the late 1970s into the 1980s.
BAD NEWS REMINDER:
|From Yahoo Finance - 05/04/11
- "AT&T Capping Download Amounts":
In light of this "revolting new development", as our household is one of those Major Users of Bandwidth, the remaining regular issues of the NNHS Newsletter THROUGH THE END OF MAY will be mostly imageless.
Please save your images or documents, as I'll not be able to post any of them, nor scan and post any new ones of my own except in extreme cases of need. (If they're already in my files, that's different.) Clip art will be kept to a minimum.
This will not apply of course to Memorial Editions.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday tomorrow to
Lynn Walker Brothers ('65) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
14 - Johnnie Bateman ('70) of VA;
17 - Don Coffey ('54) of VA AND The late Susan Whitt Vest ('66) of VA(deceased 16 June 2010) !
|Many Happy Returns to You All!|
THIS DAY IN THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES:
http://www.civilwarinteractive.com/This%20Day/thisday0511.htm - INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
Saturday, May 11, 1861
Wednesday, May 11, 1864
I have the same problem myself.....
1. From Dee Hodges Bartram ('66) of VA - 05/08/11 - "OPEN REUNION SPONSORED BY THE CLASS OF 1966":
A Happy, Happy Mother’s Day to you!! I hope you have a glorious day!
The 45-year reunion plans for the Class of 1966 has been finalized. I would appreciate it if you would put this reunion notice in your newsletter for me.
Thank you so much for all you do!
Dee Hodges Bartram
The Class of 1966 will hold an OPEN 45 year reunion on Friday and Saturday, August 19 and 20, 2011. Here is the schedule:
Friday night – 7:00 p.m. until closing - RJ’s Restaurant and Pub located at 12743 Jefferson Avenue (Denbigh Crossing Shopping Center), Newport News, VA. The owner, Ron Johnson, is a Typhoon alumnus. Each person attending on Friday night is responsible for the cost of their dinner, drinks or snacks.
Saturday night: Warwick Yacht Club, located at 400 Maxwell Lane, Newport News, from 7:00 p.m. till midnight. We will have light Hors D’oeuvres and a cash bar. Dress Code: Dressy Casual (no shorts, jeans or ties, please). Music by the Rock-it-Men Band.
cost for the reunion will be $40 per person.
Included in this cost is the rental of the Yacht Club, paper,
envelopes, printer ink, stamps, food, bartender, carver and server
fees. If any of you would like to make a monetary donation to help
underwrite the cost of the reunion, it will be greatly appreciated.
Updates on the reunion will be sent out by via e-mail to those of you that I have e-mail addresses for. Also, Carol Buckley Harty, Class of 1965, has created a NNHS website at http://nnhs65.com/NNHS-Newsletters-2011.html where I will also post updates.
We look forward to seeing you at the reunion!
NNHS Class of 1966 45-Year Reunion Committee
Dee Hodges Bartram (757) 868-8443
Please send the registration form and your check, payable to Mrs. Dee Bartram, by July 8, 2011. My address is 21 Laydon Way, Poquoson, VA 23662. The cost after July 8th will be $50 per person.
Please give me the count for each night.
Will attend: Friday Night _______ Saturday Night _______
Name: ________________________________________ (Ladies – please include maiden name)
Spouse/Guest Name: ____________________________
______________________________________________ Phone: _______________ E-mail address: ___________________________
Amount Enclosed: _______________
NOTE: If you are going to attend Friday only, I still need to know in order to give the restaurant a count. Please extend me and the restaurant the courtesy of letting me know if you will be there by either e-mailing me at email@example.com or calling me at (757) 868-8443.
If you are unable to attend the reunion, please e-mail or call me with any e-mail address updates or home address change updates.
AN OPEN REUNION?!? But of course, Dee - thanks so much!
The link is now on the main page as well as the Reunion Page:
2. From Dave Spriggs ('64) of VA - 05/07/11 - "Newsletter Request":
Could you place the attached item in an upcoming newsletter and run it for a week or two? Any longer than that and people will just scroll past it.
IF YOU ATTENDED
BETWEEN 1961 AND 1971 -------
… and you
have not yet been contacted by the Reunion Committee, then please get in
CNC DECADER STEERING COMMITTEE
Plans for the reunion and other cool stuff may be found at our web site:
Why, certainly, David! The link is now on the main page as well:
From Elizabeth Feathers Buchan (Hampton HS - '61) of VA - 05/08/11 - "Wendell Williamson":
I know Beverly and have sent her an email enclosing Fred Shelton's ('63 - of VA) request to get in touch with her. I also sent her your email address and she will be in touch with you if she wants it given to him...
Please add my husband Bob's (Robert W. Buchan 1961) birthday to your list -- August 21st.
My best to you,
Thanks so much, Elizabeth; I appreciate your efforts! I added Bob's birthday; what about yours?!?
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 05/10/11 - "TEARS OF A WOMAN ... ABSOLUTELY INSPIRATIONAL...":
Be sure your volume is on.
For you guys..., even tho the focus is on women I believe that men also have the same capacity for loving and caring about their families. So please read the words and let them touch your hearts too. J
Thank you so much, Joan!
This was something I
needed to read just now. The music and images only made it that much
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 05/10/11 - "Wisdom and Common Sense from an American Political Sage":
LIVE EACH DAY AS IF IT WERE YOUR LAST AND LEARN AS IF YOU WOULD LIVE
"Never squat while wearing your spurs."
Will Rogers, who died in a 1935 plane crash, was one of the greatest political sages this country has ever known.
Enjoy the following:
1. Never slap a man who's chewing tobacco.
2. Never kick a cow chip on a hot day.
3. There are two theories to arguing with a woman. Neither works.
4. Never miss a good chance to shut up.
5. Always drink upstream from the herd.
6. If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.
7. The quickest way to double your money is to fold it and put it back into your pocket.
8. There are three kinds of men:
-The ones that learn by reading.
-The few who learn by observation.
-The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence and find out for themselves.
9. Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
10. If you're riding' ahead of the herd, take a look back every now and then to make sure it's still there.
11. Lettin' the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier'n puttin' it back.
12. After eating an entire bull, a mountain lion felt so good he started roaring. He kept it up until a hunter came along and shot him.
The moral: When you're full of bull, keep your mouth shut.
ABOUT GROWING OLDER...
First ~ Eventually you will reach a point when you stop lying about your age and start bragging about it.
Second ~ The older we get, the fewer things seem worth waiting in line for.
Third ~ Some people try to turn back their odometers. Not me; I want people to know 'why' I look this way. I've traveled a long way, and some of the roads weren't paved.
Fourth ~ When you are dissatisfied and would like to go back to youth, think of Algebra.
Fifth ~ You know you are getting old when everything either dries up or leaks.
Sixth ~ I don't know how I got over the hill without getting to the top.
Seventh ~ One of the many things no one tells you about aging is that it's such a nice change from being young.
Eighth ~ One must wait until evening to see how splendid the day has been.
Ninth ~ Being young is beautiful, but being old is comfortable.
Tenth ~ Long ago, when men cursed and beat the ground with sticks, it was called witchcraft. Today it's called golf.
And, finally ~ If you don't learn to laugh at trouble, you won't have anything to laugh at when you're old
GIGGLES! Thanks again, Joan!
From http://www.selfgrowth.com - 05/09/11 - "The Past":
Putting Your "Past" in Perspective: It Really IS an Illusion
By Jeff Maziarek
Stop for a
moment right now and think of something that happened in your past
that you still carry some regrets about. Perhaps it's a botched
relationship, a job that you lost, a business that failed or a
business you failed to start, an accident you either caused or one
that affected you, etc. You can also complete this exercise by
thinking back to something pleasant that you experienced, such as
falling in love, getting a promotion, or having a wonderful time on
vacation. Whether what you experienced was positive or negative, as
you get in touch with that event or set of circumstances, realize
that what you are doing in effect, is time-traveling within your own
mind as you search through your bank of memories.
www.ajokeaday.com - 05/10/11:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Y'all take care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
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Carly Simon, 1971
We can never know
about the days to come
"Anticipation" midi courtesy of http://www.hamienet.com/midi1624_Anticipation.html - 05/11/11
"Anticipation" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsdepot.com/carly-simon/anticipation.html - 05/11/11
Love Image courtesy of http://nebel1951.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!E9C40EDB39A87F0B!3540.entry - 07/01/10
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Nerve Heart Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars12.html - 01/20/06
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Animated Cheering Smiley
clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 08/18/05 (re-saved 02/27/09)
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