05/21/14 - NNHS Newsletter -
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
I think if you remembered today's birthday of the "Clown Prince of Jazz", you're either a major jazz fan or an awesome trivia buff!
BONUS - Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin' - clip from Stormy Weather (1943) (Yes, that IS Lena Horne.)
|"Ain't Misbehavin'" is a 1929 song written by
Harry Brooks (music) and
Andy Razaf (lyrics).
Waller recorded the original version that year for
Victor Records and also later performed the song in the 1943 film
Stormy Weather. In a 1941 interview with Eddie "Rochester"
Anderson, Fats claimed the song was written while "lodging" in alimony
prison, and that is why he was not "misbehaving"...
The original 1929 recording of "Ain't Misbehavin'" by Fats Waller received the Grammy Hall of Fame Award in 1984, and it was one of fifty recordings selected for inclusion in the National Recording Registry by the Library of Congress in 2004.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Faye Merritt Houk ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Judy Blechman Morenoff ('57)!
Happy Birthday this week to:
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 21, 1939 -The
National War Memorial was unveiled by
George VI and
Queen Elizabeth in
May 21, 1940 - A Nazi "special unit" began murdering more than 1,500 hospital patients in East Prussia. The operation of killing the "unfit" mentally ill patients took 18 days.
May 21, 1941 - The first U.S. ship, the SS Robin Moor, was sunk by a U-boat.
May 21, 1942 - 4,300 Jews were deported from Chelm, Poland, to the Nazi extermination camp at Sobibor.
May 21, 1942 - The German company IG Farben set up a factory just outside of Auschwitz, in order to take advantage of Jewish slave laborers.
THIS DAY IN 1964:
|Wednesday, May 21, 1964 -
Footballer and coach
was born Daniel Stephen Bailey in
Tuesday, May 21, 1964 - Wrestling manager Nancy Benoit was born Nancy Elizabeth Toffoloni in Boston, Massachusetts. Over a three-day period ending on June 24, 2007 in Fayetteville, Georgia, t5he 43-year-old Nancy Sullivan-Benoit and her son were victims of a double murder-suicide perpetrated by her husband, wrestler Chris Benoit, who committed suicide on June 24, 2007.
NOW AVAILABLE from
Ragland's ('63 - of CO)
1) NNHS Typhoon logo caps for only $12.95! (Soon, the price will rise to the regular retail price of $14.95.)
2) NNHS Typhoon logo tote bags for only $3.89!
3) NNHS Typhoon logo visors for only $6.00!
DON'T FORGET: 10% of every purchase of NNHS logo products purchased from Butch will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project!
In addition to the discounted prices for NNHS Logo Products, anyone purchasing additional products from any of his websites may contact Butch at: email@example.com or raglandtradingpost.com with information pertaining to your purchases and he will send you a 20% refund of your total purchase price via Paypal to your payment account. You may contact him at anytime for additional information on these items and/or discounts offered.
Thanks so much, Butch!
See them here - www.raglandtradingpost.com - and snag yours today!
|Only $3.89!||Only $6.00!|
My Friend, Anica,
of NC - 05/20/13 - "Quick and Easy Meals":
Over a month of quick and easy meals! Add these to your list to try out.
From My Friend, Nicole,
of UT - 05/20/14 - Easiest Peanut Butter Fudge Ever!:
Yet to try this
SUPER! Thanks, Nicole!
From Me ('65) of NC - 05/20/14 - "Best Medicine":
"Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness."
BONUS FAT QUARTER SEWING PATTERNS:
Fat Quarter Pillowcase Dress- "Grab a bundle of fat quarters and get ready to make this fat quarter pillowcase dress. When it comes to simple dress patterns, there's nothing better than finding one that's both easy and thrifty. This dress is great for playtime or family parties."
Pillowcase Dress from 3 Fat Quarters by Caroline Critchfield -"There are a ton of pillowcase dress patterns on the web (even some that cost money) but I wanted to use up some coordinating fat quarters I had left over from a quilting project. They worked perfectly because the shape is almost like a pillowcase already! One fat quarter makes the front, one makes the back, and a third is turned into bias trim (for the arm holes and ties) and a little coordinating band at the bottom. There are almost no scraps left over at all! Of course, if you want to use more fabric, you could add a ruffle or make the dress longer."
BONUS LOW-FAT RECIPE:
Mr. Food's Spaghetti Squash Alfredo - "Too many people pass right by the spaghetti squash in the supermarket produce section simply because they don't know what it is or how to prepare it. Well, not only is it a fun dish to serve, but it's a fresh-tasting, low-fat, low-calorie option for combining with flavorful toppings. C'mon, give spaghetti squash a chance!"
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 04/29/14
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Y'all take care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
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Written byFats Waller, Harry Brooks (music) and Andy Razaf (lyrics), 1929
No one to talk
with; all by myself,
No one to walk with, but I'm happy on the shelf.
Ain't misbehavin', I'm savin' my love for you.
I know for certain, the one I love,
I'm through with flirtin', it's just you I'm thinkin' of.
Ain't misbehavin', I'm savin' my love for you.
Like Jack Horner, in the corner
Don't go nowhere, what do I care?
Your kisses are worth waitin' for ....
... Believe me ...
I don't stay out late, don't care to go,
I'm home about eight; just me and my radio,
Ain't misbehavin', I'm savin' my love for you!
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
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.
Animated Yehaa Typhoon clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 08/18/05
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