|06/04/19 - NNHS Newsletter - The Battle of Midway Plus 77 Years|
“Our citizens can now rejoice that a momentous victory is in the making.
- Admiral Chester
Nimitz, United States Pacific Fleet Admiral, June 1942
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Let us not forget this day.
BONUS - Battle of Midway Theme Song, 1976
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Raoul Weinstein ('57) of GA AND Catherine Slusser Hudson ('64) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Brian Blakley (Cheyenne HS, NV - '04) of UT!
Happy Birthday this week to:
06 - Robert Hemintoller ('57) AND Bertha Smith Zacharias ('57) AND My Granddaughter, Eve Harty of CA;
07 - Fred Field (June '45) of CA ANDthe late Al Simms ('60) (d. 08/11/16) AND Donnie Morris ('67) of VA;
10 - Sydney Dearing ('56) of TN AND the late Eileen Casey Sparkman (Ferguson HS - '68) (d. 08/16/11);
11 - Joan Warren Smith ('63) AND Butch Corson ('63) of Northern VA!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|June 04, 1919 - Women's rights: The U.S. Congress approved the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guaranteed suffrage to women, and sent it to the U.S. states for ratification.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|June 04, 1939 -
MS St. Louis, a ship carrying 963
Jewish refugees, was denied permission to land in
after already being turned away from
Forced to return to
many of its passengers later died in
June 04, 1940 - The Dunkirk evacuation ended – British forces completed evacuation of 300,000 troops from Dunkirk in France.
June 04, 1942 - The Battle of Midway began. Japanese Admiral Chuichi Nagumo ordered a strike on Midway Island by much of the Imperial Japanese navy.
June 04, 1943 - A military coup in Argentina ousted Ramón Castillo.
of the greatest weaknesses in most of us is our lack of faith in
ourselves. One of our common failings is to depreciate our tremendous
L. Tom Perry
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 06/04/19:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson (James Blair HS / John Marshall HS - '64) of VA - 06/03/19, 10:02 AM:
ABSOLUTELY! Thank you, Cheryl!
From Jean Poole Burton ('64) of RI -06/03/19, 10:37 PM:
|AMEN! Thank you, Jean!|
From My Cousin Jean's Daughter, Samantha, of VA - 06/02/18:
EXACTLY! Thank you, Samantha!
From Carlene Matthews Vannoy ('60 / '64) of VA -06/03/19, 7:31 PM:
“Those girls are sin twisters.”
- Attributed to the ReverendWilliam Archibald Spooner
(22 July 1844 – 29 Aug 1930)
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 05/21/19, 10:42 PM - "Natural dyes and projects" (#11 in a Series of 14):
Natural dyes and projects
Thank you, Shari!
BONUS CROCHET TUTORIAL:
|Switching Color in the Middle of a Row|
BONUS KNIT TUTORIAL:
|Joining Yarn in the Middle of a Row|
BONUS MIDWAY RECIPES:
|Paula Deen's Midway Recipes|
A man was madly in love with a princess and wanted to propose, but an
evil witch had cast a spell on him and he could say only one word a
year. So he waited 14 agonizing years—accumulating all his words—before
approaching his beloved.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 04/26/19
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 firstname.lastname@example.org; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
Composed by John Williams (b. 08 Feb 1932), 1976
Map of the Extent of Japanese Military Expansion in the Pacific, April 1942 courtesy of https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Midway - 06/06/17 (sic)
Navy Swirl Divider Line clipart courtesy of http://www.clker.com/clipart-navy-swirl-and-line.html - 06/06/17 (sic)
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Cheyenne High School (NV) Desert Shields Logo courtesy of http://www.ccsd.net/schools/cheyenne/sports.htm - 02/05/08
clip art courtesy of
http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Animated Army Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Bronze Star clip art courtesy of http://www.wpclipart.com/armed_services/ - 05/09/08
Air Force Seal clip
art courtesy of
http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06
Ferguson High School's Anchor clip art courtesy of Steve Silsby (Ferguson HS - '72) of NC - 12/14/05
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)
Laughing Jerry courtesy of Cookie Phillips Tyndall ('64) of VA - 06/14/06
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of
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