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11/04/17 - NNHS Newsletter -
with the motley, the paint and the powder,
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Are we not all helplessly hoping for something or other?
BONUS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tw7hk_Hd1M - Helplessly Hoping - Crosby Stills and Nash
|"Helplessly Hoping" is a 1969 song by American
Crosby, Stills, and Nash. It was released on their album
Crosby, Stills & Nash and as the
B-side of the "Marrakesh
The song is noted for its use of alliteration in its lyrics. It was written by Stephen Stills as he went through a painful break-up with Judy Collins, herself in therapy at the time. This, "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes" and "49 Bye-Byes" were frank dissemination of his longing to help her through her difficulties juxtaposed against her inability, not unwillingness, to accept his aid as she struggled in therapy and eventually allied herself with Stacy Keach.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to the ever gorgeous Mike Jeffers ('61) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Patsy Blackard Hallett Parker ('65) of VA AND My Son of Other Parents, Joe Mansfield (Stanton College Prep School, FL - 2002) of TX AND My Grandson, Thomas Harty (Maple Mountain High School, UT - '18) of UT!
Happy Birthday this week to:
06 - Marion Timberlake Gitchel ('57) AND Maria Velma Vidales Scott ('57) AND Pam Smith Arnold ('65) of VA;
07 - Pam Larmer Traugott ('62) of VA;
08 - Lawson (Buddy) Sparrow ('53) of VA AND Woody Hudson ('57) AND Joe Madagan ('57) of FL AND David McCoy ('67) of VA;
09 - Hilton Henderson ('57) of NV and FL AND My Grandson (by My Children of Other Parents), Jacob Mansfield of TX;
10 - The United States Marine Corps - 1775 AND Tamsie Warren Ellis ('57) AND David Wittan ('57)AND Angie Ray Smith ('64) of VA AND the late Steve Pullen ('65) (deceased 22 Apr 2012);
11 - David Bell ('64) of NJ!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
THIS DAY IN 1967:
|Saturday, November 04, 1967 - Songwriter and producer Daisuke Asakura (浅倉 大介) was born in Japan.|
|“Good manners are
appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred.”
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 11/04/17:
|Thank you again, Joan!|
From June Veneris Collie (Hampton HS - '62) of VA - 11/03/17:
Love your newsletters and also since I crochet, your pattern sharing is wonderful!
Thank you so much, June! I'm so glad you're enjoying both the Newsletter and the crochet patterns! I really only know of four or five other gals who crochet, but I just can't resist sharing them.
From WGH-1310 Radio - 11/02/17:
A true treat today to see
('69 - of HI)!
Dale is a WGH original and one of the main reasons we were able to bring WGH back! Visit his WGH tribute site which is linked to ours. www.wgh1310.com.
Dale is also the voice you hear on the majority of our ID’s. A true radio Legend, great friend and incredibly nice guy!
From Jimmy Hines ('64) of VA - 11/02/16:
For my family with lost loved ones, and my friends who have lost
loved ones ...
Always remember this.
Besides, the Cardinal is Santa's favorite bird.
ABSOLUTELY! Thank you, Santa Jim!
“Those people who think they know everything are a great annoyance to
those of us who do.”
(@ 02 Jan 1920 - 06 Apr 1992)
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 10/28/17 - "Peaceful Thoughts (#4 in a series of 11)":
|NICE! Thank you, Shari!|
BONUS NOVEMBER DECORATING IDEA:
From www.ajokeaday.com - 11/03/17:
|Tired of hearing her teenager complain about
everything, the frustrated mother finally reached her boiling point.
“Honey, let me give you some free life advice... Life IS as bad as you think, and yes, they ARE out to get you!”
|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
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE:
PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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Written by Stephen Stills (b. 03 Jan 1945)
Recorded by Crosby, Stills & Nash, 1969
"Helplessly Hoping" midi courtesy of http://www.hamienet.com/midi25929_Helplessly-Hoping.html - 11/03/10
"Helplessly Hoping" lyrics courtesy
Divider Line Bar 48 clip art
http://onyxk8.tripod.com/bars4.html - 11/03/10
Maple Mountain High School (UT) logo courtesy of http://mmhsgoldeneagles.com/ - 09/11/17
Animated USMC Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket/ - 05/23/16