07/07/20 - NNHS
“Music and the arts are not just something to make people feel good. They
elevate the soul and broaden the entire personality.
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's birthday theme was suggested by Frank Blechman ('65) of VA for our use five years ago.
BONUS #1 - Doc Severinsen • La Virgen de la Macarena 1967 • Burlington, Iowa
BONUS #2 - Johnny Carson & Doc Severinsen Talk Thanksgiving Plans on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show - 1979
BONUS #3 - TWO Clips of Johnny Carson Asking Doc Severinsen for His Highest Note
BONUS #4 - Doc Severinsen - Begin The Beguine
BONUS #5 - Doc Severinsen, age 89, with the United States Coast Guard Guardians Big Band
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
boy Most Likely to
in the Class of '65, Frank Blechman 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!
250 YEARS AGO TODAY:
THIS DAY IN WWII:
July 07, 1941 - The American occupation of Iceland replaced the British occupation.
THIS DAY IN 1970:
July 07, 1970 - Boxer Wayne McCullough was born Wayne William McCullough in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
July 07, 1970 - Cricketer Min Patel was born Minal Mahesh Patel in Bombay, India.
July 07, 1970 - Cyclist and coach Erik Zabel was born in East Berlin, East Germany.
“If you stumble, rise up, go on.”
-Boyd K. Packer
(10 Sept 1924 - 03 July 2015)
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 07/07/17:
|Thank you, Joan!|
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 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 - 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)
BONUS DOC SEVERINSENCROCHET PATTERN:
|- Amanda Saladin's Similarly Styled Single Square Granny Vest Crochet Pattern - "Similar vests inspired by popular 1970s fashions are being seen on today’s designer runways. This one was adapted from our collection of “Rib Tickler Vests” published in 1970. Crochet your own at a fraction of the designer version cost and choose the colors you desire."|
BONUS DOC SEVERINSEN RECIPE:
|Doc Severinsen's Braciola - "I'm a Swede who loves Italian food; it's the culture I identify with mostly. I love the people and everything about them."|
From www.ajokeaday.com - 07/06/18:
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
First Image of Doc Severinsen courtesy of http://www.nndb.com/people/213/000023144/ - 07/07/18
Second Image of Doc Severinsen courtesy of https://nyphil.org/about-us/artists/doc-severinsen - 07/07/18
Musical Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.fortunecity.com/tinpan/eltonjohn/561/indexoldies2.html - 05/06/09
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Ferguson High School's Anchor clip art courtesy of Steve Silsby (Ferguson HS - '72) of NC - 12/14/05
Seal clip art courtesy of
http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06
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
Animated Fat Frog courtesy of
Stokes ('65) of VA - 07/16/08
1971 Image of Doc Severinsen in Crochet Sweater Vest courtesy of
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