06/09/16 - NNHS Newsletter -
Cole Porter's 125th Birthday
“My sole inspiration is a telephone call from a director.”
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
We try to repeat today's birthday celebration here every year because I am one of Cole Porter's biggest fans:
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZR4Frv6CXgU&NR=1&feature=fvwp - Cole Porter Tribute
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVlDs5DYEUI - Cole Porter Medley - Judy Garland, 1965 Academy Awards - introduced by Gene Kelly
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Sydney Dearing ('56) of TN AND the late Eileen Casey Sparkman (Ferguson HS - '68) (deceased 16 Aug 2011)!
Happy Birthday this week to:
11 - Joan Warren Smith ('63) AND Butch Corson ('63) of Northern VA;
12 - Cynthia Clontz Mears ('57);
14 - The United States Army - 1775 AND the late Rosalee Will Jecmenek ('65) (d. 20 July 2013) AND Cindy _____ Konstant of VA (Wife of George Konstant - '65 of VA) AND Linda McKenna Sivilich of PA AND My Grandson, Buckley Harty of CA;
16 - Jane Hoffman ('57) AND Kay Walker Gray ('57) of VA AND Nancy Dearing Berry ('62) of TX!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
June 09, 1940 - Norway surrendered to the Nazis.
June 09, 1944 - 99 civilians were hung from lampposts and balconies
by German troops in
in reprisal for
June 09, 1944 - The Soviet Union invaded East Karelia and the previously Finnish part of Karelia, occupied by Finland since 1941. Russia was fighting to gain back territory that had been ceded to it under the terms of the Treaty of Moscow of 1940.
June 09, 1995 - Japan's parliament passed a controversial resolution designed to atone for the country's role in World War II.
THIS DAY IN 1966:
|Thursday, June 09, 1966 - Singer-songwriter and actress Tamela Mann was born Tamela Jean Johnson in Fort Worth, Texas.|
really want a certain blessing, you’d better find out what
the laws are that govern that blessing and then work on
becoming obedient to those laws.”
Russell M. Nelson
this modern technology just makes people try to do
everything at once.”
From Judy Phillips Allen ('66) of VA - 05/22/16 - "GOD'S POST-IT NOTES (#14 in a Series of 17)":
The real secret of happiness is not what you give or what you
it's what you share.
GIGGLES! Thank you, Dearest Judy!
From George Helliesen ('61) of VA - 05/30/16 - "AND THE YEARS GO BY... (#9 in a Series of 11)":
And the years go by
Life is short... so smile!
WILD GIGGLES! Thanks, George! These have been a hoot!
|Wonder Woman is menopausal...|
BONUS NIGHT AND DAY CROCHET PATTERN:
|http://www.redheart.com/free-patterns/night-day-wrap and http://www.redheart.com/files/patterns/pdf/WR1854.pdf - Ann Regis' Night & Day Wrap|
BONUS COLE PORTER RECIPE:
|http://www.yummly.com/recipe/Cole-Porter-Slaw-Allrecipes - Cole Porter Slaw|
From www.ajokeaday.com- 06/08/16:
You're the Top, What is This Thing Called Love, Let's
Do It, I Get a Kick Out of You,
My Heart Belongs to Daddy, Begin the Beguine, Night and Day
Music and Lyrics byCole Porter
Why pick one, when there are so many?
Howsabout a medley? Runs for 9m46s.
Cole Porter selection includes, You're the Top, What is This Thing Called Love, Let's Do It,
I Get a Kick Out of You, My Heart Belongs to Daddy, Begin the Beguine, Night and Day.
Lyrics: Forget 'em. Too many songs. Everybody knows the words, anyway, right?
Well, they certainly should!!!Cole Porter Medley for Piano midi courtesy
Both Images of Cole Porter courtesy ofhttp://www.geocities.com/porterguide/ - 06/08/06
Brown Star Divider Line clip art courtesy ofhttp://www.bravenet.com - 08/12/04
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
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
Animated Army Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
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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