|07/19/20 - NNHS Newsletter - Summer Song|
“I walk without flinching through the burning cathedral of the
La Folie en tête (Mad in Pursuit)
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Here in Fayetteville, our heat index is expected to soar to unbearable levels this week. Even before I developed COPD, I was never been much of a fan of summer and the heat under normal conditions - unless I can bask in the glory of air conditioning, that is. In fact, I am inordinately fond of staying inside and enjoying The Great Indoors and observing the scenery through the window, but then, you've always known I am nothing if not weird.
BONUS - Summer Song - Joe Satriani, 2006
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
Chestnut (Nakina HS, NC - '54)
(d. 15 July 2019)
Mannie Smith ('57)
AND Sylvia Midgett
Mullins Brown ('70) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Harlan Hamby ('57) AND Alan Jecmenek of TX!
Happy Birthday this week to:
21 -Gail Lucado Phelps ('68) of VA and her twin brother, the late Dale Lucado ('68) (d. 20 Feb 2012);
22 - Jerry Saunders ('57) AND Jane Monfalcone Simmons ('61) of FL AND Bryce Bartel (Brighton High , UT - '04) of UT;
23 - Newell Blayton ('57) AND Bettie Bracey Gosner ('57);
25 - Janey Roane Harper ('57);26 - My Sister, Eleanor Buckley Nowitzky, Best Dressed Girl in the Class 1959, of NC AND the late Billy Roady, Most Typical Boy in the Class of 1960 (d. 05 Dec 2019) AND Joyce Williams Nettles ('63) of VA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN 1970:
July 19, 1970 - The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, was born Nicola Ferguson Sturgeon in Ayrshire Central Hospital in Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland.
“The purpose of our life on earth is to grow, develop, and be
strengthened through our own experiences.”
(b. 24 Aug 1932)
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 07/19/17:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson
(James Blair HS / John Marshall HS - '64) of VA - 07/18/19:
|EXACTLY! Thank you, Cheryl!|
From Carlene Matthews Vannoy
('60 / '64) of VA -
07/18/19, 8:29 PM:
From My Friend, Liam, of NC -07/18/15:
For those who don't know.
Thank you, Liam! These errors drive me bonkers! ARGHHH!
From My Friend, April, of NC -07/18/15:
Thanks so much,
How interesting that you and
Liam sent these on the same day! Once again, this one omitted four of my own
1. "I feel nauseous" should be "I feel nauseated."
2. "...different than..." NO! "...different from..."
3. Fewer and less: Use fewer when referring to items you can count, like “fewer hours” or “fewer dollars.” Use “less” when referring to items you can’t (or haven’t tried to) count, like “less time” or “less money.”
4. "She passed last night." Passed what? Her driving test? A kidney stone, perhaps?? Oh, she passed away! I see. Well, then, why didn't you SAY so???
Now for the main question. Why are all these things driving me even crazier now than they were before? I thought we were "posta" mellow as we aged!?! It's not happening!! ARGHHH!
From My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson (James Blair HS / John Marshall HS - '64) of VA - 07/18/20:
From My Cousin, Jim Atkinson (John Randolph Tucker HS - '77) of AZ - 07/19/17:
|GIGGLES! Thanks, Cousin Jim!|
“If the fans don’t wanna come out to the ballpark, no one can stop ‘em.”
(b. 12 May 1925)
Oceanside Dolman-Sleeve Top - "Simplicity
is the word of the day. Featuring dolman sleeves, solid bands around
cuffs and hem, and a crew-cut neckline, this top offers full-coverage
and simplicity for a winning combination. This top is worked in two
separate panels that are sewn together before the collar, cuffs and hem
Pom Pom Flip Flops - "Are you looking to spice up your plain old flip flops? Use this free crochet pattern to make some pom pom flip flops; be the envy of all your friends."
Floral Flip Flops - "Looking for easy free crochet patterns? Buy a plain pair of flip flops and dress them up with the flowers to make some fun floral flip flops. Choose brightly colored yarn if you're looking for a fabulous summer look. You'll only need a little bit of Lion Brand yarn in any colors to complete this free crochet pattern. It's also a great way to bust through your yarn stash. Slip your feet into these homemade sandals this summer and turn heads everywhere you go."
BONUS SUMMER KNIT PATTERNS:
|Top 10 Summer Knitting Patterns - "What was on everyone's needles this summer? The list is out! It's packed with shawls, sweaters, and baby blankets. It's not too late to make one of these projects your summer favorite knit."|
BONUS SUMMER RECIPES:
|Summer Recipes - "Fresh salads, berry desserts, and frosty cold drinks. Get the recipes that make summer shine."|
From www.ajokeaday.com- 07/18/18:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 06/20/20
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE:
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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Joe Satriani's "Summer Song"
midi courtesy of
http://meltingpot.fortunecity.com/redriver/825/rock.htm - 07/19/08
Image of Koith Morant's (of New Zealand) Painting, "Summer Song", courtesy of http://www.ianpatrickfineart.com/KiethMorant.html - 07/19/08
Animated Fiery Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.worldfiredepartments.com/animations/lines.htm - 07/06/04
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Brighton High School (UT) Logo courtesy of http://www.jordandistrict.org/schools/high/brighton/index.htm - 08/02/07
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)
Dancing Snoopy courtesy of Billy Turner ('65) of TX - 11/26/08
Thanks, Billy Turner!
Animated Tantrum Smiley clip art courtesy of http://www.clipartof.com/details/emoticon/1923.html - 03/05/09
Animated Wildly Laughing Dog courtesy of Eva Ellis Madagan ('61) of FL -
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
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