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When I Grow Too Old to Dream
“I have always been amazed
at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
This is one of my favorite old, old songs!
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNB8VbFmlOY - When I Grow Too Old to Dream - Vera Lynn
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5X9Ry_W3tD8 - When I Grow Too Old to Dream - Nat King Cole
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQaeg582kRQ - When I Grow Too Old to Dream - Linda Ronstadt with Kermit the Frog
"When I Grow Too Old to Dream" is a popular song with music by Sigmund Romberg and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, published in 1934. The song has become a pop standard, recorded by many artists, most notably Gracie Fields.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Birthday this week to:
27 - Pat Helmick Glover ('57) AND Nancy Timberlake Spencer ('57) AND My Cousin, Jim Atkinson (John Randolph Tucker HS - '77) of AZ;
28 - The late Tony Lapides ('57)(deceased 06/18/09);
29 - Richard Coltrane ('57) of __ AND the late Connie Bloxom Thompson ('66) (deceased 09/17/08);
30 - Me ('65) of NC AND Chuck Springfield ('66) of VA;
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
August 25, 1917 - The 82nd Airborne Division, an elite airborne infantry division of the United States Army, specializing in parachute assault operations into denied areas, was organized at Camp Gordon, Georgia and later served with distinction on the Western Front in the final months of World War I. Based at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, the 82nd Airborne Division is part of the XVIII Airborne Corps. The All American division was constituted, originally as the 82nd Division, in the National Army on 05 Aug 1917, shortly after the American entry into World War I.
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1967:
Friday, August 25, 1967 - George Lincoln Rockwell (b. 09 Mar 1918 in Bloomington, Illinois), founder of the American Nazi Party, was assassinated in Arlington County, Virginia by a former member of his group.
Friday, August 25, 1967 - The 8th Prime Minister of Australia, Stanley Bruce (b. Stanley Melbourne Bruce [later Viscount Bruce of Melbourne] on 15 Apr 1883 in St Kilda, Victoria, Australia) died in London, England at the age of 84.
Friday, August 25, 1967 - Racing driver Oscar Cabalén (b. 04 Feb 1928 in Chabás, Santa Fe, Argentina) died at the age of 39 in San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Buenos Aires, Argentina while testing a revolutionary Ford Sport Prototype at the temporary "SOMISA de San Nicolás" circuit.
Friday, August 25, 1967 - Actor Paul Muni (b. Frederich Meshilem Meier Weisenfreund on 22 Sept 1895 in Lemberg, Galicia, Austro-Hungarian Empire [present day Lviv, Ukraine]) died of a heart disorder in Montecito, California at the age of 71.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 08/21/15:
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 08/25/17:
BONUS DREAM RECIPE:
From www.ajokeaday.com - 08/24/17:
Y'all take good care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!
Love to all, Carol
When I Grow Too Old to Dream
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II (12 July 1895 – 23 Aug 1960)
(29 July 1887 – 09 Nov 1951), 1934
"When I Grow Too Old to Dream" midi
(sequenced by Grandpa Frank Schober) and lyrics courtesy
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
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
Animated Laughing Elephant courtesy of Frank Blechman ('65) of Northern VA -
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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