- NNHS Newsletter - The Last Time
“We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is
W. Somerset Maugham
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
I do not know why The Rolling Stones started singing this song to me this morning in my Magic Shower. I have never been much of a Rolling Stones fan.
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZ32lL4R970 - The Last Time - Rolling Stones
|"The Last Time" is a song by the English
The Rolling Stones. This was The Rolling Stones' first British
single written by
Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, although Keith Richards admitted
in the 2003 book According to the Rolling Stones that '... we
came up with The Last Time, which was basically re-adapting a
traditional Gospel song that had been sung by the Staple Singers,
but luckily the song itself goes back into the mists of time.'.
 It was the band's third UK single to reach #1,
spending four straight weeks at the top on most of the numerous UK
music charts (there was no one UK chart at the time considered to be
an absolute and definitive authority) in March and early April
1965.It reached No.2 in the Irish charts in March 1965. "The Last
Time" was recorded at RCA Studios in Hollywood, California in
January 1965. The Last Time was mixed in true stereo, but
only bootleggers have a poor quality version, and the stereo version
is noticeably shorter than the mono counterpart.
Footage still exists of a number of performances of this song by the Rolling Stones in 1965: from the popular BBC-TV music show Top of the Pops, the 1965 New Musical Express Poll Winners Concert and American TV shows including The Ed Sullivan Show, Shindig! and The Hollywood Palace. A full live performance is also prominently featured in the 2012 re-edit of the 1965 documentary "Charlie Is My Darling". The footage establishes that the distinctive guitar riff was played by Brian Jones while the chords and guitar solo were played by Keith Richards.
A fan favourite and popular song in the Stones' canon, it was regularly performed in concert during the band's 1965, 1966 and 1967 tours. It was then left off their concert setlists until 1997-98, when it was dusted off for the Bridges to Babylon Tour.
Although the song is credited to Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, Richards has mentioned that it was based on a traditional gospel song called "This May Be The Last Time", recorded by The Staple Singers in 1955.
From Jimmy Smith ('62 / '63) of VA - 07/12/13, 2:29 PM - " BOBBY BALL, NNHS '63":
WOULD YOU PLEASE POST THE FOLLOWING:
WE ARE GOING TO HAVE A GET TOGETHER FOR BOBBY ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 13TH, 6:30 PM AT ANGELO'S ON J. CLYDE MORRIS BOULEVARD.
MOST OF US HAVE NOT SEEN BOBBY IN 50 YEARS. IF ANYONE WISHES TO COME, PLEASE CONTACT ME AT TYPHOONJIM44@JUNO.COM OR 757-438-0287. I WILL NEED TO FURNISH A HEAD COUNT TO ANGELO'S.
WHAT SUPER FUN! Thanks, Jimmy! Here ya go! Y'all have a great time, and tell Bobby Hi for me!
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday today to
Marshall Conley ('63) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1963:
Saturday, August 10, 1963 - Criminal and politician Phoolan Devi (फूलन देवी) was born in Ghura Ka Purwa, India. On 25 July 2001, at the age of 37, she was shot dead by three masked gunmen outside of her bungalow in New Delhi, India.
Saturday, August 10, 1963 - Politician Estes Kefauver (b. Carey Estes Kefauver on 26 July 1903 in Madisonville, Tennessee) died in his sleep in Bethesda, Maryland at the age of 60 of a ruptured aortic aneurysm two days after suffering what was reported as a 'mild' heart attack on the floor of the Senate while attempting to place an antitrust amendment into a NASA appropriations bill that would have required that companies benefiting financially from the outcome of research subsidized by NASA reimburse NASA for the cost of the research.
NEW ON SITE:
WAY BACK THEN:
http://www.nnhs65.com/kramers-market.html - brand new page!
June 1947 Anchor, p.121
PEACOCKS AND POMEGRANATES:
('65) of NC - 08/09/13:
|Okay, well, no pomegranates here, but it IS a fruity peacock!|
From My Friend, Angela, of NC - 08/09/13 - "The Least You Can Do...":
|Do it all day, everyday.
|ABSOLUTELY! Thanks, Angela!|
From My Friend, Alice, of NV - 08/09/13 - "99 Problems":
|I'm afraid that's me, too! Thanks, Alice!|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC -
08/09/13 - "No Matter How Softly...":
|HOW VERY TRUE! Thanks so much, Susan!|
From My Friend, Tina, of NC - 08/09/13 - "A Man with a Helmet":
|Amen to this!
|I'LL SECOND THAT! Thank you, Tina!|
From My Friend, Angela, of NC -
08/09/13 - "At the End of the Day...":
|AMEN! Thanks again, Angela!|
From My Friend, Roshana, of NC - 08/09/13 - "Hot Chocolate Snowmen":
|Good morning everyone...
152 days until Christmas! Eeek, are you getting excited yet?
I thought I would share this cute little gift idea, as more and more of us seem to be making gifts nowadays - not only to save a few pennies, but to give a more personal gift and to have a little crafty project to do with the kids... so here they are... Snowman made from baby food jars.
The top jar is filled with marshmallows. The middle jar is filled hot chocolate mix and the bottom jar is filled with mints.
SNOWMEN! I LOVE snowmen! Thanks, Roshana! I'll definitely be making some of these!
From Judy Phillips Allen ('66) of VA - 07/27/13 - " 'I'm NOT Crazy!' (These are hilarious!) (#14 in a series of 25)":
Thanks, Dearest Judy!
|BONUS LAST MINUTE CROCHET PATTERNS:|
http://www.mooglyblog.com/last-minute-crochet-gifts-30-free-patterns/ - Last Minute Crochet Gifts: 30 Fast and Free Patterns to Make Now! - "Don’t panic – you can still have that handmade holiday or birthday, and do some stash busting while you’re at it! Here are some great last minute crochet gifts, each of which takes less than 200 yards of yarn!"
BONUS LAST MINUTE RECIPES:
|http://busycooks.about.com/od/lastminuterecipes/a/Last-Minute-Pasta-Recipes.htm - Linda Larsen's Last Minute Pasta Recipes - "There's really no food that's more last minute than pasta. In fact, most pasta recipes should be made at the last minute. But many pasta sauces take a long time to cook! These recipes rely on convenience foods or are designed to be so simple that they take less than 20 minutes to make, start to finish..."|
From www.ajokeaday.com - 08/09/13:
Building Security has notified us that there have been 5 suspected terrorists working at our office. Four of the five have been apprehended. Bin Sleeping, Bin Loafing, Bin Gossiping, and Bin Surfing have been taken into custody. Security advised us that they could find no one fitting the description of the fifth cell member, Bin Working, in the office. Police are confident that anyone who looks like Bin Working will be very easy to spot. They thought they had apprehended Bin Working sitting at a desk, but it was actually Bin Surfing trying to impersonate Bin Working.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
1. Tuesday, August 13, 2013 -
Get Together for Bobby Ball ('63) at 6:30 PM at Angelo's on
J. Clyde Morris Boulevard.
CONTACT: Jimmy Smith at
or 757-438-0287. He will need to furnish a head count to
2. Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - The NNHS Class of June 1942 meets at noon on the second Wednesday of every other month for a Dutch treat lunch at the James River Country Club, 1500 Country Club Road. PLEASE JOIN THEM. Give or take a few years makes no difference. Good conversation, food and atmosphere. For details, call Jennings Bryan at 803-7701 for reservations.
3. Thursday, September 5, 2013 - The NNHS Class of 1955 holds Lunch Bunch gatherings on the first Thursday of every month at Steve & John's Steak House on Jefferson Avenue just above Denbigh Boulevard in Newport News at 11:00 AM. The luncheon is not limited to just the Class of '55; if you have friends in that year, go visit with them.
4. Friday and Saturday, October 4 and 5, 2013 - The NNHS Class of 1963 will hold their 50-Year Reunion at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hampton on the Water. Friday night will also be open to the Classes of 1962 and 1964. SEE: The website which has been set up for their class at www.nnhs1963.com; CONTACT: Frank Gibson, email@example.com, Joyce Williams Nettles, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Susie Overton Jones, email@example.com;FORM: Registration-Classes-of-1962-and-1964-B.docx
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 08/01/13
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Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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The Last Time
Written by Mick Jagger (b. 26 July 1943) and Keith Richards (b. 18 Dec 1943)
(Based on a traditional gospel song called "This May Be The Last Time", recorded by The Staple Singers in 1955.)
Recorded by The Rolling Stones. 1965
"The Last Time" lyrics courtesy of
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20091217022052AAE9tFC - 08/10/13
"Advice" title art courtesy of http://waystomakealiving.com/typical/ - 08/10/13
Yellow-Green Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://onyxk8.tripod.com/bars11.html - 08/10/13
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still missing...)
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Air Force Seal clip art courtesy of http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06
Animated Yehaa Typhoon
clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 08/18/05
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Coast Guard Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/SealsEmblems/USCG.htm - 10/03/07
Animated Air Force Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Animated Dancing Elephant courtesy of Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA -
Animated Laughing Elephant courtesy of Frank Blechman ('65) of Northern VA -
Bright Idea clip art (designed by Heather) courtesy of http://www.clker.com/clipart-brightidea-2.html - 10/30/12
Animated Wildly Laughing Dog courtesy of Eva Ellis Madagan ('61) of FL -
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