05/20/15 - NNHS Newsletter - Bread and Butter
“The history of the world is the record of a man
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
How about a Golden Oldie from 1964?
BONUS - Bread and Butter - The Newbeats, 1964
|"Bread and Butter" is a 1964 song by The Newbeats. Written by Larry Parks and Jay Turnbow, "Bread and Butter" was the group's first and most popular hit, reaching #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in September 1964 for two weeks, while attaining the same position on Cashbox for one week. The song reached #15 in the United Kingdom and #8 in Australia. It sold over one million copies in the United States, attaining a gold disc.|
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Chuck Ragland ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Faye Merritt Houk ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday this
22 - Judy Blechman Morenoff ('57);
24 - Zoe Pappas Marcopoulds ('57) AND Betsy Wilson Ellis ('57);
Edna Martin Clemence ('57)
26 - Stacy Dorn Davis ('64) of CA;
27 - Mary Johnson Weaver ('57)!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
THIS DAY INWWII:
May 20, 1940 -
Holocaust: The first prisoners arrived at a new
May 20, 1941 - Battle of Crete – German paratroops invaded Crete. The last of the Allies evacuated on May 31.
May 20, 1942 - Japan completed the conquest of Burma.
THIS DAY IN 1965:
|Thursday, May 20, 1965 - PIA Flight 705, a Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 720-040B, crashed while descending to land at Cairo International Airport, killing 121 of the 127 passengers and crew.|
you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the
people, you might better stay at home.”
James A. Michener
From John London (Warwick HS - '57) of VA - 05/19/15 - "Words of Wisdom: YOU ARE THE BEST":
|Wonderful words of wisdom! Now, if we
could just learn to apply them to our life, each and every day.
I've learned.... That the best classroom in
the world is at the feet of an elderly person.
Thank you, John Darlin' - so good to hear from you!
This selection of great advice is usually incorrectly attributed online to the late Andy Rooney, but it's actually from a 1995 compilation entitled Live and Learn and Pass It On, Volume II.
From Elizabeth Tedder Nunnally ('65 / '68) of VA - 05/19/15:
SO TRUE! Thank you, Elizabeth! Cyber hugs still coming your way!
From My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson (James Blair HS / John Marshall HS - '64) of VA - 05/19/15:
|AMEN! Thank you, Cheryl!|
From My Daughter-in-Law, Laura Adams Harty (Cardston HS, Alberta - '95) of LA (soon to be TX) - 05/19/15:
From Jim Rohn's Newsletter - 05/18/15 - "The Miracle of Personal Development":
Why Personal Development Is Critical
by Jim Rohn
We generally change ourselves for one of
two reasons: inspiration or desperation. Well, the late Jim Rohn
aimed for the inspiration, always emphasizing the importance of
taking responsibility for self-improvement and showing people how to
reach for bigger, better lives.
“We can't hear the balance yet because the soloist is still on the
(18 Nov 1899 - 12 Mar 1985)
From Bill Hobbs ('66) of Northern VA - 05/15/15 - "Phenomenal Photos (#5 in a series of 16)":
|How in the
world do they get these photos? The patience must be incredible.....
WOWZERS! Thanks, Billy!
BONUS CROCHET POTHOLDER PATTERN - AND CHOCOLATE-HAZELNUT SWIRL BREAD RECIPE:
https://fmanos.wordpress.com/tag/old-fashioned-crocheted-potholder-pattern/ - old fashioned crocheted potholder pattern - "I had picked up an old potholder at a garage sale and decided to make a few more like it. It’s crocheted with medium-weight crochet cotton using a few simple stitches. It’s the perfect project to work on while watching tv–there’s nothing complicated to distract you!"
BONUS BREAD RECIPE:
From Me ('65) of NC - 05/19/15 - Carol's Pristine White Muffins - "My favorite quick muffins which I've been baking for forty-eleven years (well, actually, only 49...)"Pristine White Muffins
From www.ajokeaday.com - 05/19/15:
A couple was dressed and ready to go out for the
evening. They phoned for a cab, turned on a night light, covered their
pet parakeet. and put the cat out in the back yard.
|DATES TO REMEMBER:|
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - The NNHS Class of June 1942 meets at noon
on the second Wednesday of every other month for a Dutch treat lunch
at the James River Country Club, 1500 Country Club Road. PLEASE JOIN
THEM. Give or take a few years makes no difference. Good
conversation, food and atmosphere. For details, call Jennings Bryan
at 803-7701 for reservations.
2. Friday and Saturday, October 16 and 17, 2015 - The NNHS Class of 1965 will hold its 50-Year Reunion at the Marriott at City Center, 740 Town Center Drive, Newport News. Friday night will be open to all graduates of NNHS; Saturday night will be reserved for 1965 Class members and their guests. CONTACT: Lynn Walker Brothers @ email@example.com or Pauline Collins Shofner @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 05/11/15
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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!
Bread and Butter
- Written by Larry Parks and Jay Turnbow
Recorded byThe Newbeats, 1964
"Bread and Butter" midi (sequenced by Ron Tilden) courtesy of http://www.ajsmidi.com/tilden/tilden_1.html - 05/20/09
"Bread and Butter" lyrics courtesy of http://www.oldielyrics.com/lyrics/the_newbeats/bread_and_butter.html- 05/20/09
Image of Bread and Butter courtesy of http://www.mofga.org/Default.aspx?tabid=472 - 05/20/09
Kitchen clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars29.html - 05/20/09
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Air Force Seal clip art courtesy of http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06
John Marshall High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of
Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS - '64) of VA - 10/13/05 (replaced 02/23/09)
Animated Dancing Teddy courtesy of Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA - 03/08/11
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