07/06/17 - NNHS Newsletter -
“If fear is cultivated it will become stronger,
(06 July 1747 - 18 July 1792)
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
We observe this day each year that it is possible to do so.
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bnm-4kSLKdI - The Navy Hymn: Eternal Father (Strong to Save) - Sea Chanters chorus of the US Navy Band - If you can make it through this without tearing up, please go check your pulse.....
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oB25pp9HaDc - Navy Hymn Tribute
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Iu8y2pvuRg - The Navy Hymn - United States Naval Academy Mens Glee Club visits San Antonio, TX, 2008
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
the late Gene Ellis ('61)
Happy Birthday this week to:
11 - Bobby Maddy ('57) AND Aretie Gallins Patterson ('59) of TN;
13 - James Stidham ('57) AND Bobby Jeffries ('63)!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1967:
Thursday, July 06, 1967 - Nigerian Civil War: Nigerian forces invaded Biafra, beginning the war.
Thursday, July 06, 1967 - Singer-songwriter and guitarist Heather Nova was born Heather Allison Frith in Bermuda.
Thursday, July 05, 1967 - Baseball player Omar Olivares was born Omar Olivares Palau in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico.
Thursday, July 06, 1967 - Architect and educator Hilda Taba (b. 07 Dec 1902 in Kooraste, Estonia) died in San Francisco, California at the age of 64.
“Forgiveness is powerful spiritual medicine. To extend forgiveness, that
soothing balm, to those who have offended you is to heal. And, more
difficult yet, when the need is there, forgive yourself!”
(10 Sept 1924 - 03 July 2015)
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 07/06/17:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 07/05/17:
|Thank you, Jerry!|
|Thanks, Linda May!|
From Catherine Slusser Hudson ('64) of VA - 07/05/16:
|Thanks, Catherine - completely understood!|
nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.”
(12 May 1925 - 22 Sept 2015)
From Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - "21 Pictures Only Baby Boomers Will Understand (#16 in a Series of 21)":
Pictures Only Baby Boomers Will Understand
#16: The Playgrounds were VERY Different: At recess, we'd swing from the monkey bars with wild abandon and often even stand on the swings and go as high as possible. And still, we survived!
Thank you, Sarah Sugah!
BONUS NAVY CROCHET PATTERN:
|http://www.cuddleup-creations.net/US-Navy-Crochet-Pattern_p_8515.html - US Navy Crochet Pattern - "...The stitch count for this afghan is 175 x 200. Depending on the stitch you choose to use and the weight of the yarn you choose will determine the size of your finished afghan. Basic sizes for this afghan are (29" x 42 1/2"), (36" x 48"), (43" x 64")." - $9.99|
BONUS NAVY RECIPES:
|http://www.food.com/recipe-finder/all/navy - Navy Recipes - "797 Recipes"|
From www.ajokeaday.com - 07/05/15:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
As for the MIDI:
courtesy of Capt. David A. Spriggs, USNR (Ret.) ('64), USNA ('69) of VA - 06/30/06
Thank you so much, David!
Thank you again, Sir!
First Image of John Paul Jones courtesy of http://navysna.org/awards/Hall%20of%20Fame%20Write%20Ups/Jones.htm - 07/05/06
Second Image of John Paul Jones courtesy of http://www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/traditions/html/jpjones.html - 07/05/06 Third Image of John Paul Jones courtesy of http://www.thebestlinks.com/John_Paul_Jones.html - 07/05/06 Image of John Paul Jones' Sarcophagus at the United States Naval Academy courtesy of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Paul_Jones - 07/05/06
Navy Flag Image used to create Divider Lines courtesy of http://www.4armedforces.com/product/0100_F2NS
once again at the suggestion of Capt. David A. Spriggs, USNR (Ret.) ('64), USNA ('69) of VA - 06/29/04
Thanks once more, David! And those four gold bars are for you, Captain.
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
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
Animated Wildly Laughing Dog courtesy of Eva Ellis Madagan ('61) of FL -
Animated Energizer Bunny courtesy of http://www.sodahead.com/ - 07/09/12
Big Smile courtesy of
Kathy Morrow Glazier ('67) of VA - 11/11/16
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket/ - 05/23/16Return to NNHS Class of 1965