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NNHS Newsletter -
“When you remember me, it means that you
have carried something of who I am
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Does Ray Charles ever sing to you, or is it just me? There's no midi today, so just let him sing to you, too.
BONUS - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XqBCe_tAg6g - Do I Ever Cross Your Mind? - Ray Charles
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Lawson (Buddy) Sparrow ('53) of VA AND Woody Hudson ('57) AND Joe Madagan ('57) of FL AND David McCoy ('67) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Hilton Henderson ('57) of NV and FL AND My Grandson (by My Children of Other Parents), Jacob Mansfield of TX!
Happy Birthday this week to:
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;
12 - Barbara Womble Lawson (NNHS / Hampton HS) of VA AND Jean Pittman Priest ('64) of FL;
14 - Glenda Stewart Martin Faires ('68) of GA AND Timothy of DC (son of Kathy Cooper - '70 - of VA);
15 - The late Bobbie Whitehurst Canady ('57) (deceased 11/16/07) AND My Niece, Shari, of VA!
Many Happy Returns, One and All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
November 08, 1923 -
Beer Hall Putsch: In
Hitler led the
Nazis in an unsuccessful attempt to overthrow the
government, his first attempt at seizing power.
November 08, 1937 - The Nazi exhibition Der ewige Jude ("The Eternal Jew") opened in Munich.
November 08, 1939 - Venlo Incident: Two British agents of SIS were captured by the Germans.
November 08, 1939 - In
Hitler narrowly escaped the assassination attempt of
Elser while celebrating the 16th anniversary of the
Beer Hall Putsch.
November 08, 1940 - Greco-Italian War: The Italian invasion of Greece failed as outnumbered Greek units repulsed the Italians in the Battle of Elaia–Kalamas.
November 08, 1942 - Operation Torch – United States and United Kingdom forces landed in French North Africa.
November 08, 1942 - French resistance coup in Algiers, in which 400
civilian French patriots neutralized Vichyist XIXth Army Corps after 15 hours of
fighting, and arrest several Vichyst generals, allowing the immediate success of
Operation Torch in Algiers.
November 08, 1986 - Vyacheslav M. Molotov died at age 96. During World War II, Molotov ordered the mass production of bottles filled with flammable liquid later called the "Molotov cocktail."
THIS DAY IN 1966:
|Tuesday, November 08, 1966 - Former Massachusetts Attorney General Edward Brooke became the first African American elected to the United States Senate since Reconstruction.|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 11/07/15:
|“The spirit of
gratitude is always pleasant and satisfying because it carries with it a
sense of helpfulness to others; it begets love and friendship, and
engenders divine influence. Gratitude is said to be the memory of the
Joseph F. Smith
Thanks so much, Susan!
From Carlene Matthews Vannoy ('60 / '64) of VA - 11/04/16:
From My Cousin, Jean Atkinson Mallory (Warsaw HS / Rappahannock HS / John Marshall HS - '65) of VA - 11/07/16:
|LA-LA! Thanks, Jean!|
From Jerry Blanchard ('62) of VA - 11/07/16:
|SO SADLY TRUE! Thank you, Jerry!|
of getting married again, I’m going to find a woman I don’t like and
just give her a house.”
(b. 10 Jan 1945)
From Bill Hobbs ('66) of Northern VA - 09/08/16 - "Spectacular Pictures (#8 in a series of 40)":
Here are several really nice
photos to enjoy.
WOWZERS! Thank you, Billy!
Flagtwirler of 1965, Janice McCain Rose of Northern VA - 10/17/16 - "For Those of You Who Appreciate Irony (#8 in a series of 16)":
BONUS NOVEMBER DECORATING IDEA:
BONUS NOVEMBER CROCHET PATTERN:
From www.ajokeaday.com - 11/07/16:
|As the bus pulled away, a woman realized she
had left her purse under the seat. Later she called the company and was
relieved to find out the driver had found it. When she went to pick it
up, several off-duty bus drivers greeted her.
One of the men handed over her handbag and a box. "We're required to inventory found wallets and purses," he explained. "I think you'll find everything here."
As she started to put her belongings back into the purse, the man continued, "I hope you don't mind if we watch. Even though we all tried, none of us could fit everything into your purse... and we'd like to see just HOW you do it."
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Wednesday, November 09, 2016 - 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.
2. Wednesday, January 11, 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.
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 11/04/16
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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Do I Ever
Cross Your Mind?
Recorded by Ray Charles (23 Sept 1930 - 10 June 2004), 1984
Do I ever cross your mind
"Do I Ever Cross Your Mind?" lyrics courtesy
Question Mark Title clip art courtesy of http://mybestcardealer.wordpress.com/page/4/?archives-list=1 - 11/08/10
Animated Pastel Hearts Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars11.html - 08/17/05
Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still missing...)
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Animated USMC Flag clip art courtesy of http://www.angelfire.com/ny4/KevsGifsGalore/Patriotic.html - 06/18/03
Laughing Kitty courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 10/08/07
High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS -
'64) of VA - 10/13/05 (replaced 02/23/09)
Animated Dancing Elephant courtesy of Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA -
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
courtesy of Glenn Dye ('60) of TX - 08/28/09
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