- NNHS Newsletter -
“Summer ends, and Autumn comes,
Friday, October 27, 2000
Friday, October 27, 2000
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's Newsletter features a sentimental favorite song of mine.
BONUS #1 - Ebb Tide - Frank Sinatra
BONUS #2 - Ebb Tide - The Righteous Brothers
"Ebb Tide" is a popular song, written in 1953 by lyricist Carl Sigman and composer Robert Maxwell.
It has been recorded many times, the best-known versions include those by Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra (1953), a successful vocal version in the same year by Vic Damone and a stunning soulful version by Roy Hamilton, Frank Sinatra (1958), The Platters (1960), Lenny Welch (1964) and the Righteous Brothers (1965). The Righteous Brothers' version was arguably the most successful, peaking at #5 in the US. Jerry Colonna, Earl Grant and Matt Monro also recorded versions. In 1968 Ella Fitzgerald recorded it on her Columbia album, "30 by Ella".
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday tomorrow to David Whitley ('67) of VA! Happy Birthday this week to:
20 - Chuck Ragland ('66) of VA;
Faye Merritt Houk ('66) of VA;
22 - Judy Blechman Morenoff ('57) AND Wayne Boger ('64) of VA;
24 - Zoe Pappas Marcopoulds ('57) AND Betsy Wilson Ellis ('57);
25 - The late Edna Martin Clemence ('57)(deceased 04 Nov 2009)!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
750 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|May 18, 1268 - The Principality of Antioch, a crusader state, fell to the Mamluk Sultan Baibars in the Siege of Antioch.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|May 18, 1944 - The Battle of Monte Cassino concluded after seven days of the fourth battle as German paratroopers ("Fallschirmjäger") evacuated Monte Cassino.|
THIS DAY IN 1968:
|Friday, May 18, 1968 - Rugby player
Philippe Benetton was born in
Friday, May 18, 1968 - The 34th Premier of South Australia, Frank Walsh (b. Francis Henry Walsh on 06 July 1897 in O'Halloran Hill, South Australia, British Empire) died in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia at the age of 70.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 05/17/15:
grateful heart comes through expressing gratitude to our Heavenly Father
for His blessings and to those around us for all that they bring into
Thomas S. Monson
Thanks so much, Susan!
|Thank you, Joan!|
- Here Are 31 Clever Tips To Make Life Feel A Little Easier
Thank you, Hannah! These are quite nice, actually!
From Me ('65) of NC - 05/17/18:
This is so very difficult for me to accept,
as I've always considered dandelions to be a personal affront not only to my
gardening skills but to my total sense of self-worth, but I'm working on it.
From Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH - 05/15/18:
From Bobby Callis ('64) of WV - 05/16/16:
From Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH -
“Accelerando means in tempo. Don't rush.”
(18 Nov 1899 - 12 Mar 1985)
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 05/03/18 - "Gr-8 Tips!" (#14 in a Series of 16):
|Thank you, Shari!|
BONUS SEA SIDE RIPPLE CROCHET AFGHAN PATTERN:
Seaside Ripple Crochet Afghan - "Let's get started on the airy seaside ripple crochet afghan, stitched in Caron One Pound."
BONUS EBB TIDE KNIT AFGHAN PATTERN:
Barbara Venishnick's Ebb Tide Afghan - "Customize the yarn in this free knit afghan pattern to perfectly suit your style. Combine a reverse stockinette stitch, a large cable and lace stitches to create a beautifully textured knit afghan. Afghan size: 40 x 48 inches."
BONUS EBB TIDE RECIPES:
Ebb Tide Produce - "We're back at work at Ebb Tide this week, brushing the dust off the ... And a link to a bunch of other recipes if mac and cheese isn't your thing."
From www.ajokeaday.com - 05/17/18:
A stage mother cornered the concert violinist in
his dressing room and insisted he listen to a tape of her talented son
playing the violin.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 05/04/18
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
THREE WAYS TO DONATE:
2.Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to email@example.com; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
Words by Carl Sigman (24 Sept 1909 - 26 Sept 2000)
(b. 19 Apr 1921), 1953
"Ebb Tide" midi courtesy of Cat's Illustrated - 04/16/02
"Ebb Tide" lyrics courtesy of
Grandview Beach Images courtesy of - uh - ME - 10/27/00
Blue Celtic Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars1.html - 05/16/06
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
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Laughing Kitty courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 10/08/07
Animated Dancing Elephant courtesy of Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA -
Animated "Happy Little Rabbits We Are" clip art courtesy of http://users.bigpond.net.au/jellery/index.htm - 04/25/09
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
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