- NNHS Newsletter - Today
“Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.”
Seuss, a.k.a. Theodor Seuss Geisel
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's Newsletter theme repeats about this same time every year:
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r97s3KJ_kHI - Today - New Christy Minstrels
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Dave Spriggs ('64) of VA AND Jimmy DeBerry ('64) of VA, who were born in Riverside Hospital on the same night as their fathers paced the halls together. They are celebrating their 65th birthdays today. Former President Bill Clinton is also lighting 66 candles today, but he, of course, was born in Arkansas.
| Happy Birthday tomorrow
Chip Clark ('65) - 1947
AND Eddie Vest
('68) of VA!
Many Happy Returns, Gentlemen!
|About August 20, 1946|
Happy Birthday this week to:
21 - Bob Buchan ('61) of VA Lynn Wright Hickman ('63) of VA;
23 - Charles Allen ('57) AND Pam Russell Hanzlik ('63) of NC AND My Cousin, Cheryl White Wilson (John Marshall HS - '64) of VA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
|Hit # 118,000 was made on Saturday, August 16, 2012 at 4:20 PM by an unknown cox.net user from Hampton Roads, VA.|
|August 18, 1942 - A group of freedom fighter of Sherpur hoisted the Tricoloure at Mohammadabad, India|
|August 19, 1940 -
First flight of the
August 19, 1942 - Operation Jubilee – The 2nd Canadian Infantry Division led an amphibious assault by allied forces on Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France and fails; many Canadians were killed or captured. The operation was doomed to fail, and was intended to develop and try new amphibious landing tactics for the coming full invasion in Normandy.
YESTERDAY IN 1962:
18, 1962 -
The President of Mexico,
Felipe Calderón, was born Felipe de Jesús Calderón Hinojosa
THIS DAY IN 1962:
|Sunday, August 19, 1962 - Actress Valérie Kaprisky was born Valerie Chérčs in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.|
From Hunter Todd ('57) of TX - 08/15/12, 5:06 PM - "46th Annual WorldFest-Houston Call for Entries - August 2012":
From My Grandson, Azrae Woods of IL - 08/16/12: "Can't Hug Every Cat":
You've got to see this, Grammy. It's really funny:
Thanks, Azrae; you're right!
From Joyce Lawrence Cahoon ('65) of VA - 08/18/12, 9:08 PM - "Absolutely adorable":
http://www.mrfood.com/Pizza/Pizza-Casserole-from-Mr-Food/ml/1 - PizzaCasserole- "When you're ready for a change from plain old pizza, make this "wow" Pizza Casserole. It's got all the tastes you love about pizza in a whole new form."
From Wayne Stokes ('65) of VA - 02/29/12 - "Aww pictures......... (#20 in a Series of 43)":
From Ruth Ann Reece Horace ('67) of FL - 03/27/12 - "HANDY IDEAS (#10 in a Series of 13)":
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Words and Music byRandy Sparks (b. 29 July 1933)
Recorded by the New Christy Minstrels, 1964
Today, while the blossoms still cling
to the vine
"Today" midi courtesy of http://rainbowsendpress.com/sp/midi2.html - 08/08/06
"Today" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsfreak.com/j/john+denver/today_20073648.html - 08/08/06
Image of Bowl of Strawberries courtesy of http://whatscookingamerica.net/summerber.htm - 08/08/06
Image of Glasses of Wine courtesy of http://www.siue.edu/ALUMNI/alumni_events_nov4.htm - 08/08/06
Red and Pink
Hearts Divider Line clip art courtesy
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
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)
Page Hit Counter clip art courtesy of http://www.bravenet.com - 03/07/06
Coast Guard Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/SealsEmblems/USCG.htm - 10/03/07
Marine Corps Seal clip art courtesy of the late Herbert Hice of MI- one of my Famous Marines who served in the South Pacific during WWII.
Thanks again, Herbie!!
Air Force Seal clip art courtesy of http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06