07/31/18 - NNHS
“Oh, the summer night
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Y'all know I'm a big sucker for dreamy old songs such as this!
BONUS - One Summer Night - The Danleers, 1958
|The Danleers was an American doo-wop group in the 1950s. They were a quintet hailing from Brooklyn, New York. Jimmy Weston was the lead singer, and the group was named after their manager, Danny Webb, who wrote their most famous number, "One Summer Night". The track was originally released on AMP-3 2115, as being by The Dandleers...|
From My Daughter-in-Law, Diana Lyons Harty (Portsmouth
HS, NH / Eastlake
HS, CA - '05)
of CA - 07/30/18, 9:15 AM:
|I jinxed it. Roads to our place are still
closed and the fire advanced again.
OH, NOOO! Thank you, Diana!
From My Daughter, Adrienne Harty (Hillsboro HS, IL / American School, IL) of CA - 07/30/18, 11:00 PM:
Evacuation lifted!!! Going home tomorrow!
WHOO-HOO! Thank you, Adrienne!
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
Helen Flax Kierstead ('58) of Ontario
Anne Sawyer Turpin ('65) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to The late Bette Lee Heath ('57) (d. 08/01/12) AND My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC AND Betty Burton Gary ('65) of VA AND My Granddaughter, Ashlee Huber, of Alberta (currently serving an LDS mission in the Tennessee Nashville Mission)!
Happy Birthday this week to:
02 - Roy Parrish ('61) of CA AND Eddie Beasley ('64) of FL AND the late Sandra Tilles Snyder ('65) (d. 03/11/99);
05 - The late Barbara Kemp Bostwick('57) (deceased 04/22/12) AND the late Frank Friedland ('60) (d. 09/07/16); Kenny Branch ('62) of AR AND Alice Menin Daniels ('62) of Northern VA AND Judy Fertitta Gibson (Hampton HS - '62) of VA AND the late Anne Davidson Matthis ('64) (d. 02/08/13)!
Many Happy Returns,One and All!
400 YEARS AGO TODAY:
THIS DAY IN WWII:
July 31, 1932 - The NSDAP (Nazi
Party) won more than 38% of the vote in
July 31, 1941 - Holocaust: Under instructions from Adolf Hitler, Nazi official Hermann Göring, ordered SS General Reinhard Heydrich to "submit to me as soon as possible a general plan of the administrative material and financial measures necessary for carrying out the desired final solution of the Jewish question."
THIS DAY IN 1968:
Tuesday, July 31, 1968 - Cricketer Saeed-Al-Saffar was born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Tuesday, July 31, 1968 - Director and producer Julian Richards was born in Newport, Wales.
Tuesday, July 31, 1968 - The 29th Premier of Queensland, Jack Pizzey, (b. Jack Charles Allan Pizzey on 02 Feb 1911 in Childers, Queensland, Australia) died suddenly of a myocardial infarction in Chermside, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia at the age of 57.
|“The doors we open and
close each day decide the lives we live.”
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 07/31/17:|
From My Cousin, Jim Atkinson (John Randolph Tucker HS - '77) of AZ, Sonoran Pronghorn Recovery Coordinator at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - 07/31/17:
From Audrey Bost of NC - 07/30/18 - "Change
of email address":