10/21/14 - NNHS Newsletter - Whispering Hope
“Hope is the thing with feathers, that
perches in the soul,
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
The theme of today's Newsletter just seemed a natural choice to me, following as it does Whispering Grass. Then I began listening to the videos, and I realized it went a little deeper than that. I hope they touch your heart as they did mine.....
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LkqyC9dMF8 - Whispering Hope - Bill and Gloria Gaither, featuring Larry Ford (live)
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tq2ksjpT548 - Whispering Hope - Chuck Wagon Gang
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mz-Vl1iOhIg - Whispering Hope - Jo Stafford and Gordon MacRae
BONUS #4 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-WKEdDtyuds - Whispering Hope - Marty Robbins
BONUS #5 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2w9OsP-m0Oo&NR=1 - Whispering Hope
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to The late Mr. Julius Conn (deceased - Sept 1983) AND Marlin Eby ('57) AND Albert Dorner ('66) of VA AND Belinda Fortner Langston ('70) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to The late Herb Hice (deceased 18 Apr 2008) AND The late Sharron Wanderer Dawes ('61) (deceased 09/22/07) AND The late Annette Funicello of CA (deceased 08 Apr 2013) AND Craig Miller ('63) of FL AND Al Farber ('64) of GA AND The late Joe Mooney ('65) (deceased 10/30/01)!
Happy Birthday this week to:
23 - Jimmy Hines ('64) of VA;
24 - Agnes Dick Kump ('57) AND Susan Perkins Best ('63) ANDMark Friedman ('65) of VA;
25 - Kitty Taylor Hanrahan ('57) AND Carol Wornom Sorenson ('57) AND Bobby Turpin ('58) of VA AND Owen Smith ('63);
26 - Terry Hunsucker ('65) of KY AND Randy Tate ('66) of DE;
27 - Carolyn Simpson Knight ('56) of VA AND Kermit Whiteside ('57) AND Dimples Dinwiddie Prichard ('58) of NC AND Frances Heath Scott ('62) of VA AND Fred Shelton ('63);
28 - Nancy Bigger Alligood ('56) of VA AND Mary Blandford McGehee ('62) of LA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|October 21, 1941 - In Kragujevac, Serbia, German
butchered about 7,000 citizens, including schoolchildren and
October 21, 1942 - The Allies met to discuss Operation Torch. Operation Torch was to be the first Allied amphibious landing of World War II.
October 21, 1944 - The Nemmersdorf massacre against the German civilians took place.
October 21, 1944 - The German city of Aachen was captured by U.S. troops. Hey - my daddy was there!
THIS DAY IN 1964:
|Wednesday, October 21, 1964 - Singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Pink Floyd, The Who, and Industry) Jon Carin was born in New York City, New York.|
From Jean Poole Burton ('64) of RI - 10/20/14 - "Class of 1964's 50-Year Reunion Image":
|Thank you so much, Jean!|
|Friday, October 17, 2014|
|Norman Olshansky, Joel Lewis, and David Spriggs|
From Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 10/18/14 - "11 Ingenious Uses for Eggshells":
- 11 Ingenious Uses for Eggshells
After your eggs are scrambled, think twice before you toss their shells in the trash.
Thanks so much, Sarah Sugah!
Real Parallel Universe Reason Why No One Says Zombie on The Walking Dead
OHHH! So that's it! Thank you, Mariel!
From My Friend, Parker, of NC - 10/20/14 - "Stones in Your Path":
The choice is OURS. It's what we make of the hard things we go through.
ABSOLUTELY! Thank you, Parker!
From My Friend, Tina, of NC - 10/20/14 - "Gameday Meatballs":
Gameday Meatballs - 3 ingredients and you're more popular than the person
with the TV!
1 jar of Grape Jelly
1 bottle Chili Sauce
1 package of Meatballs
Throw it in a Crockpot for 6 hours.
YUMMY! Thanks, Tina!
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 09/23/14 - "A little food for the soul (#20 in a series of 28)":
|INDEED! Thank you, Joan!|
|BONUS HOPE CROCHET PATTERN:|
http://www.redheart.com/free-patterns/hope-scarf and http://www.redheart.com/files/patterns/pdf/LW2777.pdf - Ann Regis' With Hope Scarf - "Crochet it in Perfect Pink to show support for Breast Cancer Awareness."
|BONUS RECIPES (Sorry,
not theme related):
http://www.recipelion.com/Crock-Pot-Recipes/Slow-Cooker-Roast-Beef/ - Slow Cooker Roast Beef - "There's nothing easier and more delicious than a great slow cooker recipe. Packed with potatoes, garlic, mushrooms, and loads of beef, this hearty meal is perfect for the family. Slow Cooker Roast Beef will satisfy any big appetite."
http://www.recipelion.com/Crock-Pot-Recipes/Magic-Meatloaf-in-a-Slow-Cooker/ - Magic Meatloaf in a Slow Cooker- "Everyone loves a good meatloaf, and everyone loves a nice easy slow cooker recipe. This recipe magically combines the two into a simple, tasty dinner for your whole family."
http://www.recipelion.com/Crock-Pot-Recipes/PORK-CHOPS-AND-GRAVY/ - Stupid Pork Chops and Gravy - "Go back to basics with this easy slow cooker pork chops recipe. Enjoy pork chops with gravy like your mom used to make; they're so easy it's stupid. You simply can't go wrong with this penny pinching dish."