10/01/16 - NNHS Newsletter -
“And why take ye thought
for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field,
“Consider the lilies how they grow: they toil not, they spin not;
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
I first heard this song in 1952 when I was five years old. I remember being quite enchanted by the loveliness of it all, but totally puzzled. Wasn't love supposed to be a happy thing? How could it possibly ever be sad? Ah, childhood!
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C8z1wUn9A4 - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo - Leslie Caron and Puppet Friends (Mel Ferrer) in clip from Lily, 1953
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaIhCmQumIg - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo - Dinah Shore, 1953 - Hmmm, she doesn't sound very sad at all.....
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBoEgV-OD9E - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo - Gene Vincent, 1967
BONUS #4 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9_whtCO5e0&NR=1 - Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo - Richard Chamberlain - OOOH, I think this one is my fave!
|"Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo" is a popular song with music by Bronislau Kaper, and lyrics by Helen Deutsch. The song was published in 1952. The song was featured in the movie Lili which starred Leslie Caron.|
From Me ('65) of NC - 10/01/16 - "Massive Thunderstorm and Flooding in Fayetteville plus Home Damages":
are some of the images of the damages we sustained in
As you can see, the ceiling is about to fall. We had initially held out
hope that our king-sized mattress had not been ruined, but in that we
My Glade Plus-Ins not withstanding, the house is beginning to reek, whether from the carpet, the ceiling or the mattress, we shall see...
As it turns out, our
children of other parents,
Joe Mansfield (Stanton College
Prep School, FL - '02)
Megan Fulmer Mansfield (John Marshall HS, TX -
are also our landlords, and their
homeowner's insurance will cover the cost of household repairs. That
unfortunately does not extend to our mattress, so it seems as though
we'll be sleeping in the living room indefinitely.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today
MaeLea Somervold Cifers ('62) of VA
Jerry Baker Cobb ('66) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
07 - Ellen Anas Smith ('57) ANDDale Parsons ('69) of HA;
08 - Bunny Spiers ('54) of VA AND Tippy Rowe ('57) AND Wayne Stokes ('65) of VA AND Richard Cantor ('65) of KY AND Tazewell Whitley (NNHS / HHS - '65) of VA AND My Granddaughter, Alexandria Huber of TX!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
October 01, 1938 -
October 01, 1939 - After a one-month Siege of Warsaw, hostile forces entered the city.
THIS DAY IN 1966:
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 09/30/15:
Thanks so much, Susan!
FOR THE ARCHIVE:
NEWPORT NEWS HIGH SCHOOL
Co-Captains - Grady Webb ('54) and Leroy Whiteman ('54);
Managers - Turner, Don Volhein ('55), Dunn, and David McDonald ('55)
|1954 Anchor - p. 56||1954 Anchor - p. 57||1954 Anchor - p. 58||1954 Anchor - p. 59|
“I won’t die for my love—but I will live for her, which is much harder
and more impactful.”
CROCHET PATTERN (Sorry, not
|BONUS RECIPES (Sorry, not theme-related):|
http://www.mrfood.com/Soup-Recipes/Country-Kitchen-Broccoli-Cheese-Soup-425/ml/1 - Country Kitchen Broccoli Cheese Soup - "Our Country Kitchen Broccoli Cheese Soup starts with an easy roux, just like a restaurant chef would make. And after you taste this creamy homemade soup and realize how easy it is to prepare, you'll never go out for homemade soup again."
- Texas Chicken Fried Steak - "What’s
the best place for down-home Texas Chicken Fried Steak with Texas River
Bottom Gravy? We found traditional recipes for both when we visited
Hickory Hollow restaurant in Houston, Texas, and now you can make it at
http://www.mrfood.com/Appetizers/Restaurant-Style-Queso-Blanco-4082/ml/1 - Restaurant Style Queso Blanco - "Want to know the secret to bringing the flavors of your favorite Mexican restaurant into your kitchen at home? The trick is this Restaurant Style Queso Blanco -- when your guests dig into this cheesy dip, they'll be ready for the fiesta!"
From www.ajokeaday.com - 09/30/16:
|Bobby came rushing in to see his Dad.
"Dad!" he puffed, "Is it true that an apple a
day keeps the doctor away?"
On every tree there sits a bird,
"Hi-Lily, Hi-Lo" midi courtesy of http://www.centuria.com/~carl/ - 09/28/04
"Hi-Lily, Hi-Lo" lyrics courtesy of http://www.openface.ca/~dstephen/hilili.htm - 09/28/04
Show Lily image courtesy of http://www.lilies.org/shows/index.html - 09/28/04
Medieval Avalon divider line clip art courtesy of http://www.personal.psu.edu/users/w/x/wxk116/freegifs/avalon.html - 09/21/04
Stanton College Prep School's logo courtesy of
http://www.stantoncollegeprep.org/central/ - 08/01/10
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Animated Red Flames courtesy of
http://members.tripod.com/mrfire/animations.html - ???