07/07/17 - NNHS
“What do most people say on their deathbed? They don't say, 'I wish I'd made
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today is 07/07/17. I've already tried to write that as many times today as I could find appropriate; I just wanted to do it one more time.
I wanted a new theme for today, and my "radio on television" thoughtfully suggested this one.
BONUS #1 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qb3KjJmvCNw - More I Cannot Wish You - Bing Crosby
BONUS #2 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyPIxFxbleQ - More I Cannot Wish You - Jesse L. Martin, Victor Garber, and John Barrowman
BONUS #3 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9f3LqO3t_c - More I Cannot Wish You - Liz Callaway
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
BIG Birthday today to
Frank Blechman ('65) of Northern VA
Silsby (Ferguson HS - '72) of
Happy Birthday this week to:
11 - Bobby Maddy ('57) AND Aretie Gallins Patterson ('59) of TN;
12 -Jerry Gammon ('63) of VA;;
13 - James Stidham ('57) AND Bobby Jeffries ('63)!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
July 07, 1941 - The American occupation of Iceland replaced the British occupation.
THIS DAY IN 1967:
Friday, July 07, 1967 - Race car driver Tom Kristensen was born in Hobro, Denmark.
“If you stumble, rise up, go on.”
-Boyd K. Packer
(10 Sept 1924 - 03 July 2015)
From Wayne Agee ('58) of FL - 07/06/17 - "4th of July":
4th of July
Have you ever wondered what happened to the 56
men who signed the Declaration of Independence?
Thank you so much, Wayne! The Fourth was a few days ago, but it never hurts to remember the many sacrifices which were made on our behalf!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 07/07/17:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From My Cousin, Jean Atkinson Mallory (Warsaw HS / Rappahannock HS / John Marshall HS - '65) of VA - 07/06/16:
|ABSOLUTELY! Thank you, Jean!|
From Mary Massey Lyle ('61) of PA - 07/06/17:
|BRILLIANT! Thank you, Mary!|
From My Cousin Jean's Daughter, Samantha, of VA - 07/06/17:
This was me the other day!!
From My Cousin, Jim Atkinson (John Randolph Tucker HS - '77) of AZ, Sonoran Pronghorn Recovery Coordinator at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - 07/06/17:
|Thanks, Cousin Jim!|
|4 Things You Can Learn from Your
Refresh your perspective on
life and practice being child-like.
Remember the master
teacher once said 2,000 years ago, “Unless you can become like little
children, your chances are zero; you haven’t got a prayer.” This is a
major consideration for adults.
tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
(12 May 1925 - 22 Sept 2015)
From Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - "21 Pictures Only Baby Boomers Will Understand (#17 in a Series of 21)":
Pictures Only Baby Boomers Will Understand
#17: TV Had "Sign Off" Messages. Remember these? TV would go off at midnight and sometimes even go as far as playing the National Anthem all night.
Thank you, Sarah Sugah!
BONUS WISH CROCHET PATTERN:
|http://blog.hobbycraft.co.uk/wedding-wish-jars-crochet-pattern/ - Wedding Wish Jars Crochet Pattern|
BONUS FOOD WISHES® RECIPES:
|http://allrecipes.com/recipes/16791/everyday-cooking/special-collections/web-show-recipes/food-wishes/ - Food Wishes® Recipes - "Chef John’s tips, tricks, and puns are addictive, and so are his dishes. Try making them yourself."|
From www.ajokeaday.com - 07/04/17:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
More I Cannot Wish You
"More I Cannot Wish You" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsondemand.com/soundtracks/g/guysanddollslyrics/moreicannotwishyoulyrics.html - 07/07/17
Title Image courtesy of https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZ4ZLi6ux2A - 07/06/17
Red and Blue Diamond Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars18.html - 07/05/07
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
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)
Animated Laughing Cat courtesy
of Joyce Lawrence Cahoon ('65) of VA - 07/29/08
J. R. Tucker High School's Orange Tiger Paw Print courtesy of
http://www.henrico.k12.va.us/hs/tucker/resources/about.htm - 11/12/07
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