07/13/14 - NNHS
“Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.”
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Can you believe it?!? Today marks the fourteenth anniversary of our website. Thanks for all your generous support in so many ways!
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Q1amG-9uDw&NR=1 - The Anniversary Waltz - Bing Crosby - deliciously scratchy sound!
BONUS #2 - The Anniversary Waltz - Vera Lynn
BONUS #3 - The Anniversary Waltz - Connie Francis - with video of Lucy and Desi!
The Anniversary Waltz is a popular song written by Dave Franklin, the lyrics by Al Dubin. The song was published in 1941. It has been covered by Vera Lynn and Connie Francis. The title "Anniversary Waltz" is often mistakenly and confusingly used to refer to the entirely unrelated Anniversary Song.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
James Stidham ('57) AND Bobby
Happy Birthday this week to:My Oldest Granddaughter, Elizabeth Harty (Collinsville HS, IL - '12) of IL;
18 -Bill Queensberry ('57) AND Mary Ellen Brewer ('57);
20 - Harlan Hamby ('57) AND Alan Jecmenek of TX!!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
200 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|July 13, 1814 - The Carabinieri, the national gendarmerie of Italy, was established.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
July 13, 1941 - Britain and the Soviet Union signed a mutual aid pact, that provided the means for Britain to send war material to the Soviet Union.
July 13, 1941 - Montenegrins started a popular uprising against the Axis Powers (Trinaestojulski ustanak).
THIS DAY IN 1964:
From My Friend, Stephen, of AZ (currently of NC) - 07/12/14 - "An Understanding Friend":
|SO VERY TRUE! Thank you, Stephen!|
From Me ('65) of NC - 07/12/14:
19 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Works from Home
BONUS ANNIVERSARY CROCHET PATTERNS:
Anniversary Rose Cake - "We 'baked' this cake to celebrate
the 75th Anniversary of Red Heart® and want to share the recipe with
you! Crochet three tiers and then embellish with a flourish of roses and
a heart on top."
Cindy Mills' Anniversary Shawl - "In celebration of the 1
year anniversary of the
BONUS ANNIVERSARY RECIPES:
Martha Stewart's Anniversary Recipes - "Get
recipes, menus, ideas, cooking tips, how-to instructions and videos on
Anniversary Recipes from Martha Stewart."
http://www.food.com/recipe-finder/all/anniversary - Anniversary Recipes - "272 Recipes"
From www.ajokeaday.com - 07/12/14:
|After Florida coach Steve Spurrior passed away and entered the
Pearly Gates, God took him on a tour. He showed Steve a little 2-bedroom
house with a faded UF banner hanging from the front porch.
"This is your home, Coach. Most people don't get their own house up
here," God exclaimed.
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