URGENT PLEA: Following Paul's latest
health scare, my two youngest children in California are desperately trying
to find a way to get home to see their father one last time before it grows too late.
They have raised over half the cost, but are falling short and time is of the essence.
If you are able to contribute any amount, no matter how great or small, our family would be eternally grateful. Thank you so much.
- NNHS Newsletter -
“Liberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it, derived
from our Maker.
Adams, A Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law, 1765
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
I'll start celebrating Independence Day one day early with the rest of the country.
BONUS #1 - The British Grenadiers (the tune to which Dr. Warren set his words in 1775)
SUPER BONUS #2 - America Revolutionary War - 8-1/2 minute stirring video featuring a clip from The Patriot (2000)
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday tomorrow to
Fred Hayman ('57)
AND Forrest Powell ('63) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
05 - Doug Johnson ('57) of VA;
06 - The late Gene Ellis ('61) (d. 05/02/11);
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
July 03, 1940 - In order to stop the ships from falling into German hands the French fleet of the Atlantic based at Mers el Kébir, was bombarded by the British fleet, coming from Gibraltar, causing the loss of three battleships: Dunkerque, Provence and Bretagne. One thousand two hundred sailors perished.
July 03, 1944 - The U.S. First Army opened a general offensive to break out of the hedgerow area of Normandy, France.
July 03, 1945 -
U.S. troops landed at Balikpapan and take Sepinggan
airfield on Borneo in the Pacific.
THIS DAY IN 1968:
Tuesday, July 03, 1968 - The 4th Prime Minister of Kosovo, Ramush Haradinaj, was born in the village of Glođane, near Dečani, in the Kosovo region that was part of Serbia and Yugoslavia.
“If you are a little better than you were yesterday, then that's
-David A. Bednar
(b. 15 June 1952)
Thanks so much, Susan!
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 07/02/17:
|AMEN! Thank you, Jerry!|
Mary Massey Lyle ('61) of PA - 07/01/18:
|ABSOLUTELY! Thank you, Mary!|
From Linda May Bond Crayton ('66) of VA -06/30/16:
|BOY HOWDY! Thank you, Linda May!|
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 07/01/18:
From http://www.SelfGrowth.com - 07/01/13 - "July 4th Freedom":
|The Ultimate Freedom
By Rev. Dr. Carolyn Porter
Freedom is presently on our mind: Independence Day is upon us.
made too many wrong mistakes.”
(12 May 1925 - 22 Sept 2015)
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 06/30/18 - "Some great ones" (#3 in a Series of 16):
Wishing you a Happy & Safe July 4th. ***
Thank you, Shari!
BONUS ALL-AMERICAN CROCHET PATTERN:
|Kara Gunza's All-American Wreath - "Decorate your door this summer with All-American Wreath. This patriotic craft project is great for hanging on your door anytime during the summer, but it's especially perfect for the 4th of July and Labor Day. Use a 12 inch Styrofoam wreath and red, white, and blue worsted weight yarn to complete this free crochet pattern. Your holiday decorations will definitely be the best on the block when you hang this holiday crochet pattern on your front door."|
BONUS GLUTEN FREE JULY 4th RECIPES:
"Happy July! Independence Day festivities are this week, and just
because you're gluten-free doesn't mean you have to sit on the
Beast BBQ Burgers - "Other burgers are scared of these Beast BBQ Burgers. It's bigger, beefier, and has way more taste than regular burgers. A half inch thick and smothered with an amazing homemade barbecue sauce, this juicy hunk of juicy beef is guaranteed to be everybody's new favorite. Garlic powder, salt, and pepper are mixed into the meat to add a new level of fierce flavor. Forget your other burger recipes, this is the only one that you'll need to win the hearts of all those you're cooking for. "
Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs on a Stick - "Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs on a Stick follow the idea of corn dogs but aren't breaded and fried and are instead grilled. The bacon gets nice and crisp as it hugs the tender all-beef hot dog. Make these for your next cookout or potluck party and watch as they disappear; this is a unique entree that is sure to to delight people young and old. This recipe also includes a spicy "relish" made with jalapenos and tomatoes that complements the beef beautifully."
Classic Macaroni Salad - "Classic Macaroni Salad goes great with any picnic or BBQ entree. With gluten free pasta, the crunch of the celery and the tartly sweet pickled relish blends with spices for a great gluten free side dish that will disappear on any buffet. The creamy texture of this deli salad is so easily accomplished with a quick mix up of all ingredients making your job easy for the next potluck."
From www.ajokeaday.com - 07/02/18:
|Patrons at the zoo were astonished to see
an old man jump over the bars of the lion's cage. Seemingly
oblivious to the danger, he walked among the fierce creatures
holding the latest bestselling book in his hands, intently perusing
its contents. The spectators were beside themselves.
"What in the world is he doing?" shouted one.
"Is he crazy? He's going to get killed!" yelled another.
"Don't worry about him," replied the man's son. "That's just my dad. He likes to read between the lions."
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 07/01/18
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 email@example.com; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
"Free America" (1775) midi (sequenced by Lesley Nelson) and lyrics courtesy
of http://www.wtv-zone.com/homeaway/PickOfTheDay/2003.html - 07/02/09
Vintage Images courtesy of http://wisher2.freewebspace.com/art/art.htm - 07/03/09
Patriotic Divider Line clip art courtesy of ... oops, I cannot seem to locate that information at the moment.....
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
Ferguson High School's Anchor clip art courtesy of Steve Silsby (Ferguson HS - '72) of NC - 12/14/05
Laughing Jerry courtesy of Cookie Phillips Tyndall ('64) of VA - 06/14/06
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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