- NNHS Newsletter
“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are
- Joseph Addison
(01 May 1672 - 17 June 1719)
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 AND Owen Smith ('63)!
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 AND Fred Shelton ('63) AND Eddie Perry ('65) of TN;
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 - Nuel Quisenberry ('58) of FL AND 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!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|October 25, 1917 - Old Style date of the October Revolution in Russia|
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 1967:
|Wednesday, October 25, 1967 - Author and playwright Margaret Ayer Barnes (b. 08 Apr 1886 in Chicago, Illinois) died in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the age of 81.|
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 Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 10/25/17:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Rochelle Spooner ('63) of NY - 10/24/17, 9:07 PM:
Thank you so much, Rochelle! I'll be delighted if I can muddle through without developing another nasty case of bronchitis!
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 10/24/17:
Thank you very much, Jerry!
From My Friend, Greg, of IL - 10/24/17:
INDEED WE ARE! Thank you, Greg!
From Mary Massey Lyle ('61) of PA - 10/24/17:
WILD GIGGLES! Thanks, Mary!
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 10/22/16:
GIGGLES! Thanks, Jerry!
“If you think nobody cares if you’re alive, try missing a couple of car
(08 Dec 1933 - 25 Nov 1998)
|BONUS RECIPES (Sorry,
not theme related):
From www.ajokeaday.com - 10/24/17:
|A man came into his
doctors office all battered and bruised. The doctor saw him and
asked him how he got injured.
The man said there was a knock at his front door. When he opened the door there stood a six foot cockroach. He said he tried to shut the door real quickly, but before he could react the cockroach knocked him back against the far wall. He said the cockroach threw him around from wall to wall, punched and kicked him, and then just turned and left.
The doctor said, "This is the flu season. I've been trying to contact all my patients and let them know there's a real nasty bug going around this year."
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Every Tuesday, 7:30 AM - Male grads meet at Angelo's Restaurant
on J. Clyde Morris Boulevard for breakfast and camaraderie.
2. Wednesday, November 08, 2017 - 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. Thursday, November 09, 2017, 6:30 PM - Joyce Bulifant's book signing (My Four Hollywood Husbands), Barnes and Noble, 12170 Jefferson Avenue Newport News, VA 23602, 757-249-2488.
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 06/10/17
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Love to all, Carol
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Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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