05/19/19 - NNHS Newsletter -
“If you want instant
gratification, go suck a lollipop.”
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
The music for today's Newsletter just sorta popped into my head.
BONUS - Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows - Leslie Gore
|"Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows" is a popular song sung by Lesley Gore. It was originally released on Gore's 1963 album Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts. The song, composed by Marvin Hamlisch, was released as a single in conjunction with being sung by Lesley Gore in the 1965 film, Ski Party. It was arranged by Claus Ogerman and produced by Quincy Jones. The tune peaked at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100.|
My own mama, the late Maxine Frix Buckley (John Marshall HS - '25) would have turned 111 years old today. How can this be?!? Happy Birthday, Baba!
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
A Big Happy Birthday today to that gorgeous David Whitley ('67) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Chuck Ragland ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:21 - 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)(d. 04 Nov 2009);
26 - Stacy Dorn Davis ('64) of OR!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:May 19, 1919- Mustafa Kemal Atatürk landed at Samsun on the Anatolian Black Sea coast, initiating what is later termed the Turkish War of Independence.
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|May 19, 1926 - Benito Mussolini announced that democracy was
deceased. Rome became a fascist state.
May 19, 1937 - Adolf Hitler asked the Vatican to rebuke Chicago Cardinal Mundelein for his criticism of the Nazis.
May 19, 1943 -
Winston Churchill told the U.S. Congress that his country was
pledging their full support in the war against Japan.
THIS DAY IN 1969:May 19, 1969 -Saxophonist and clarinet player Coleman Hawkins (b. Coleman Randolph Hawkins on 21 Nov 1904 in Saint Joseph, Missouri) died of liver disease at the age of 64 at Wickersham Hospital, in Manhattan, New York, New York.
From Susan Gary (Warwick HS / NNHS - '61) of
VA - 05/19/19:|
Hillsboro HS, IL / American School, IL) of CA - 05/18/19, 5:57 PM:
From My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson (James Blair HS / John Marshall HS - '64) of VA - 05/18/19, 6:23 PM:
From Me ('65) of NC - 05/18/18:
BONUS LOLLIPOP CROCHET PATTERN:
BONUS LOLLIPOP KNIT PATTERN:
Jessica Harlow's Knitted Lollipop
BONUS LOLLIPOP RECIPES:Lollipops Recipes - "Lollipops are an old-fashioned sugar candy favorite. You can vary the colors or flavors to suit your tastes. Make sure you have an accurate candy thermometer for this recipe!"
DATES TO REMEMBER:
NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE: http://www.nnhs65.com
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat
Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows
Words and Music by Howard Liebling and Marvin Hamlisch
Recorded by Lesley Gore (b. 02 May 1946), 1963
"Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows" midi (sequenced by Ron Tilden) courtesy of http://www.ajsmidi.com/tilden/tilden_5.html - 05/19/07
"Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsdepot.com/lesley-gore/sunshine-lollipops-and-rainbows.html - 05/19/10
Lollipops Image courtesy ofhttp://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendID=60019964 - 05/18/07
Clip art of Three Lollipops used to form Divider Lines courtesy of http://desktoppub.about.com/od/freeclipart/l/blcandy.htm - 05/18/07
John Marshall High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of
Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS - '64) of VA - 10/13/05
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
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
Hillsboro High School's Topper (Band Version) clip art courtesy of
American School Logo courtesy of http://www.americanschoolofcorr.com/grads.asp - 09/05/06
courtesy of Glenn Dye ('60) of TX - 08/28/09
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