- NNHS Newsletter
“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,Every day's a good day to smile - especially if we don't particularly feel like smiling.
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IzcWx2W_ROA - The Shadow of Your Smile - Peggy Lee
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2U0WXbfN88 - The Shadow of Your Smile - Johnny Mathis
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzmYX1E7omo - The Shadow of Your Smile - Barbra Streisand
"The Shadow of Your Smile", also known as "Love Theme from The Sandpiper," is a popular song. The music was written by Johnny Mandel, the lyrics by Paul Francis Webster. The song was introduced in the 1965 movie The Sandpiper with a trumpet solo by Jack Sheldon and later became a minor hit for Tony Bennett (Johnny Mandel arranged and conducted his version as well). It won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year and the Academy Award for Best Original Song.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Kitty Taylor Hanrahan ('57) AND Carol Wornom Sorenson ('57) AND Bobby Turpin ('58) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Terry Hunsucker ('65) of KY AND Randy Tate ('66) of DE!
Happy Birthday this week to:
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;
28 - Nancy Bigger Alligood ('56) of VA AND Mary Blandford McGehee ('62) of LA;
29 - Ray Barnes ('65) of VA AND Christine Wilson Starkman ('68) of CA;
30 - Virginia Gall (Feb. '48) of VA;
31 - Jo Ann Stewart ('64) of Northern VA;
01 - Russ Stephenson ('57) of MD AND Colin Faison ('58) of VA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
600 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|October 25, 1415 - The army of Henry V of England defeated the French at the Battle of Agincourt.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
|October 25, 1940 -
Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. was named the first
African American general in the United States Army.
October 25, 1944 - Heinrich Himmler ordered a crackdown on the Edelweiss Pirates, a loosely organized youth culture in Nazi Germany that had assisted army deserters and others to hide from the Third Reich.
October 25, 1944 - The Battle of Leyte Gulf, the largest naval battle in history, took place in and around the Philippines between the Imperial Japanese Navy and the U.S. Third and U.S. Seventh Fleets. During the battle, the Japanese deployed kamikaze suicide bombers against American warships for the first time. More than 1,321 Japanese aircraft would be crash-dived into Allied warships during the war.
THIS DAY IN 1965:
|Monday, October 25, 1965 - Actor and director
Mathieu Amalric was born in
Monday, October 25, 1965 - Eduard Einstein, son of Albert Einstein, (b. 28 July 1910 in Zürich, Switzerland) died of a stroke in the Psychiatric Clinic Burghölzli in Zürich, Switzerland at the age of 55.
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 10/23/15:
|“One of the
challenges of this mortal experience is to not allow the stresses and
strains of life to get the better of us — to endure the varied seasons
of life while remaining positive, even optimistic.”
L. Tom Perry
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Pauline Collins Shofner ('65) of VA and Jeanette McDonald Hornsby ('66) of SC - "Class of 1965's 50-Year Reunion Photos":
Ron Smith ('65) of VA
and Dennis Ivey ('65) of VA
Jeanie Collier Fitzgerald ('65)
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA, and
Janice McCain Rose ('65) of Northern VA
Anne Marlow Fitzgerald ('65) of
Nancy Horne Murphy (65) of VA,
and Mary Lou Staton Hudson ('65) of __
Bill and Betty McManus ('65)
Cotten of __
and Becky Braswell Branch ('65) of AR
|Thank you, Ladies!|
Bruce and Patsy Blackard ('65)
Hallett Parker of VA
Elizabeth Tedder Nunnally
('65 / '68) of VA,
winner of the magnificent NNHS-'65 Quilt
made by Ron Smith ('65) of VA
Dennis Ivey ('65) of VA and
Polly Norris Davis ('65) of VA
“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car
(08 Dec 1933 - 25 Nov 1998)
TUBE PROJECTS (Sorry, not theme related):
BONUS RECIPES (Sorry, not theme related):
http://www.mrfood.com/Misc-Breakfast-Recipes/Biscuits-with-Sausage-Gravy-832/ml/1 - Biscuits with Sausage Gravy - "Biscuits with gravy are a staple at most Southern breakfast tables. Just making true Southern country-style gravy and biscuits can take an entire morning...and we don't usually have that time! Y'all are gonna love this shortcut recipe!"
http://www.mrfood.com/Sandwiches/Pulled-Pork-Sandwiches-449/ml/1 - Pulled Pork Sandwiches - "In the South, there's a barbecue joint on every corner and each one boasts the best pulled pork sandwiches. The Southern cooks in our test kitchen helped create a version that comes pretty close to that authentic flavor, but with a shortcut or two."
http://www.mrfood.com/Bar-Cookies/Praline-Squares-1881/ml/1 - Praline Squares - With our easy recipe for Praline Squares, you don't have to take a trip to New Orleans to enjoy the taste of pralines, a nutty southern treat." - OOOH! This is one of my all-time favorite recipes - an absolute must for Holiday Cookie Trays!
From www.ajokeaday.com - 10/24/15:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Music by Johnny Mandel (b. 23 Nov 1925)
Paul Francis Webster
(20 Dec 1907 – 18 Mar 1984), September, 1965
The shadow of your smile
"The Shadow of Your Smile" midi courtesy of http://www.geocities.com/BourbonStreet/Delta/3469/pianobar.html - 10/23/06
of Your Smile"
Smile Images gathered from Hither and Thither and Yon (well, okay, actually from the 1961-1967 Anchors) - 10/23/06
Animated Smiley Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars3.html - 03/30/05
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Air Force Seal clip art courtesy of http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06