07/31/20 - 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...|
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!
Happy Birthday this week to:;
05 - The late Barbara Kemp Bostwick('57) (d. 04/22/12) AND the late Frank Friedland ('60) (d. 09/07/16); Kenny Branch ('62) of VA 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!
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 1970:
July 31, 1970 - Black Tot Day: The last day of the officially sanctioned rum ration in the Royal Navy.
July 31, 1970 - Author and poet Ahmad Akbarpour (احمد اکبرپور) was born in Chah Varz, Lamerd, Fars Province, Iran.
July 31, 1970 - Footballer and manager Andrzej Kobylański was born in Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski, Poland.
July 31, 1970 - Basketball player, coach, and sportscaster Giorgos Sigalas (Γιώργος Σιγάλας) was born in Peristeri, Athens, Greece.
|“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 Friend, Julie, of NC - 07/30/20:
From My Cousin, Jim Atkinson (John Randolph Tucker HS - '77) of AZ - 07/31/17: