THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to
Chuck Springfield ('66) of FL!
Birthday tomorrow to
Pat Beck Letzinger ('57) of VA
AND Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA
Elaine Wilkinson Bracken ('61) of VA
My Grandson, Jacob Harty
(Pitkin HS, LA - '15)
this week to:
Jeanette Parrish Houston ('64) of VA
Ellen Overton Weiss ('68) of VA;
02 - Frances Adams Smith ('57)
AND Dustin Baker (Norview HS - '65) of MA;
03 - Morton Binder ('57);
Marilyn Moren ('63) of VA;
Donna Marie Vest Hagerman ('71) of VA AND
My #5 Son, Nathaniel
Harty (Hillsboro HS,
IL - '97) of IL
(by My Children of Other Parents),
Jonathan Mansfield of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
My First Granddaughter-in-Law, Micaela Gunn
Harty (O'Fallon Township HS, IL - '13),
Returns, One and All!
YEARS AGO TODAY:
August 30, 1940 -
Second Vienna Award, giving back to Hungary part of Transsylvania,
ceded after the First World War.
August 30, 1941 - The Nazis
severed the last railroad link between Leningrad and the rest of the
August 30, 1942 - The
Battle of Alam Halfa began.
August 30, 1945 - The
Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces,
General Douglas MacArthur, landed at
Atsugi Air Force Base and set up Allied occupation headquarters in
August 30, 1945 -
Kong was liberated from
British Armed Forces.
August 30, 1945 -
governing Germany after World War II, came into being.
50 YEARS AGO TODAY:
August 30, 1968 - Author and critic
Diran Adebayo was born
Thursday, August 30, 1968 - Ice hockey player
Vladimir Malakhov was born Vladimir Igorevich
Malakhov (Владимир Игоревич Малахов) in
Thursday, August 30, 1968 - Actor and
William Talman (b. William Whitney Talman, Jr.
on 04 Feb 1915 in
Detroit, Michigan) died of lung cancer in
Encino, California, at the age of 53.
|“If for a while the
harder you try, the harder it gets, take heart. So it has been with the
best people who ever lived.”
Jeffrey R. Holland,
The Inconvenient Messiah, BYU Speeches, Feb 15, 1982
(b. 03 Dec 1940)
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 08/30/17:
Thank you, Joan!
My Niece, Shari, of VA - 08/28/18 - "HaPpY bIrThDaY!!!":
From Chuck Jones ('66) of
FL - 08/28/18:
knew there was a perfectly good explanation!
From Mark Hutcherson
('66) of VA - 08/29/18:
“The whole order of things is as outrageous as any miracle which could
presume to violate it.”
(29 May 1854
- 14 June 1936)
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|"You see, doctor, I’m always dizzy for half an hour after I get up
in the morning,” said Carla.
"I have the solution for you," replied the doctor.
"Really, what is it?"
“Well, try getting up half an hour later."
Every Tuesday, 7:30 AM - Male grads meet at Angelo's Restaurant on J. Clyde
Morris Boulevard for breakfast and camaraderie.|
2. Wednesday, September 12, 2018 -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. Friday and Saturday, September 28 and 29, 2018 - The NNHS Class of 1968 will
hold its 50-Year Reunion as follows:
FRIDAY: 6:30 to 9:30 PM at Cove Tavern, Newport News City Center, 711 Lakefront
Commons, Newport News, VA. All food and beverages will be paid by each
participant. The attire will be casual, and is OPEN to all NNHS graduates.
SATURDAY: Mulberry Inn on Warwick Boulevard next to Fort
Eustis. Visit http://nnhs68.myevent.com,
and contact email@example.com.
4. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 12, 13, and 14, 2018 - The NNHS Class
of 1958 will hold its 60-Year Reunion as follows:
FRIDAY: 7:00 PM - ? - Welcoming Party at Holiday Inn's Burger Theory
Indoor/Outdoor Cafe. Snacks will be provided, and there will be a cash bar.
SATURDAY: 10:00 AM - A private coach will take us to the
downtown are of NN where we can see
our old school
and the different businesses we remember. Lunch is open.
SUNDAY MORNING: Farewell Brunch. Contact Gail Gaskins Roberson at