09/22/14 - NNHS Newsletter - Autumn Leaves
“No Spring nor Summer Beauty hath such grace
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
At 10:29 PM EDT, Fall will officially begin. And because this is one of my favorite songs, it seems to repeat nearly every year:
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=684eg6S8dCw - Autumn Leaves - Nat King Cole, October 29, 1957
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMN3uk7zeBA - Autumn Leaves - Frank Sinatra
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2s2tPORlW4 - Autumn Leaves (Les Feuilles Mortes) - Edith Piaf
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
|Happy Birthday today to Curt Overman ('59) of VA AND Lola Babb Hallman ('63) of NC!|
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Fred Fox ('63) AND My Oldest Grandson, Andrew Harty (Collinsville HS, IL - '10) of IL!
Happy Birthday this week to:
24 - Mary Anne Mays Davis ('58) of VA;
25 - Jimmy Stroup ('57) AND James Comer ('57) AND Robert Coffee ('63) AND Don Wilson (John Marshall HS - '64) of VA AND Jerry Allen ('65) of VA;
26 - The late Tommy Scott ('61) (deceased 01/05/10);
27 - Judy McCall Nesbitt ('65) of NC;
28 - Richard Dawes (NNHS / HHS - '62) of VA AND My Granddaughter, Kaiya Harty of IL;
29 - Bill Shaw ('63) of VA AND Bill Weaver ('63)!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|September 22, 1914 - German submarine SM U-9 torpedoed and sank the British cruisers HMS Aboukir, Hogue and Cressy on the Broad Fourteens off the Dutch coast with the loss of over 1,400 men.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
September 22, 1939 -
There was a joint
victory parade of
Brest-Litovsk at the end of the
Invasion of Poland.
September 22, 1941 - On Jewish New Year Day, the German SS murdered 6,000 Jews in Vinnytsya, Ukraine. Those were the survivors of the previous killings that took place a few days earlier in which about 24,000 Jews were executed.
September 22, 1945 -
General George S. Patton told
reporters that he did not see the need for "this denazification
thing." He compared the controversy over Nazism to a "Democrat and
Republican election fight." The comments led to Supreme Commander
him as U.S. commander in Bavaria.
THISDAY IN 1964:
From Classical Archives Newsletter by Barry Lenson - 09/21/14:
From My Friend, Tina, of NC - 09/20/14 - "Kids Videos":
From My Friend, Kristi, of NC -09/20/14 - "K":
YUM! YUM! Thanks, Susie!
From My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 09/12/14 - "Pets that don't know how furniture works! (#6 in a series of 21)":
BONUS AUTUMN CROCHET PATTERNS:
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/seasonal-recipes/autumn-recipes - Autumn Recipes - "Keep warm as the weather turns cooler with these easy fall recipes. You'll find pumpkin recipes, squash recipes and soup recipes, along with apple pies and more fall dessert recipes."
From www.ajokeaday.com - 09/21/14:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Leaves" midi courtesy of
"Autumn Leaves" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsfreak.com/n/nat-king-cole/98011.html - 09/20/04
"It's Autumn" Title clip art courtesy of http://www.mydogspace.com/me/jagette - 09/21/09
Autumn Leaves Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars4.html - 09/21/05
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Collinsville High School (IL) Logo courtesy of http://www.kahoks.org/chs/ - 09/22/07
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)
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Animated Wildly Laughing Dog courtesy of Eva Ellis Madagan ('61) of FL -
Laughing Kitty courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 10/08/07
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Animated "Happy Little Rabbits We Are" clip art courtesy of http://users.bigpond.net.au/jellery/index.htm - 04/25/09