NNHS Newsletter -
“So dear I love him, that with him all deaths I could endure, without him live no life.”
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Ahhh - gloomy weather, death and destruction in the midwest, sad song - it all fits.....
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giKXKNqDaUM&NR=1 - Since I Fell for You - Barbra Streisand
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UM7DAFIlesY - Since I Fell for You - Katharine McPhee
|"Since I Fell for You" is a jazz and pop standard. The blues ballad was composed by Buddy Johnson in 1945 and was first popularized by his sister, Ella Johnson, with Buddy Johnson and His Orchestra. The biggest hit version was recorded by Lenny Welch in 1963, reaching number four on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.|
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
|Happy Birthday this week to:|
21 -June Veneris Collie (Hampton HS - '62) of VA AND The late Rose Woodard Groff ('65) (deceased 10/14/84);
23 -Sandra Ray ('61) of VA AND John Howard ('66) of VA AND Peggy Cooke Wolfley ('71) of VA AND the late Fayetta Covert Stansbury (NNHS / Ferguson HS - '72) (deceased 06/03/10) !
24 - Sharon Hilsdon Bryant ('68) of VA;
25 - Donnie Satisky ('56) of Northern VA AND Michael Sisk ('63) of CA;
26 - Betsy Goodson Covert (June '37) of MD AND Donna Price Devers ('66) of NC AND Diana Price Carter ('66) of WV!
Many Happy Returns to You All!http://www.nnhs65.com/Happy-Birthday.html!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
November 19, 1941- Battle between HMAS Sydney and HSK Kormoran. The two ships sank each other off the coast of Western Australia, with the loss of 645 Australians and about 77 German seamen.
November 19, 1942 - Battle of Stalingrad – Soviet Union forces under General Georgy Zhukov launched the Operation Uranus counterattacks at Stalingrad, turning the tide of the battle in the USSR's favor.
November 19, 1943 - Holocaust: Nazis liquidated Janowska concentration camp in Lemberg (Lviv), western Ukraine, murdering at least 6,000 Jews after a failed uprising and mass escape attempt.
November 19, 1944 - U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt announced the 6th War Loan Drive, aimed at selling US$14 billion in war bonds to help pay for the war effort.
November 19, 1944 - Thirty members of the Luxembourgish resistance defended the town of Vianden against a larger Waffen-SS attack in the Battle of Vianden.
THIS DAY IN 1963:
|Tuesday, November 19, 1963 - Actress Terry Farrell was born Theresa Lee Farrell in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.|
|AMEN! Thank you, Shari!|
|BONUS AUTUMN CROCHET PATTERN:
http://crochet.about.com/od/homedecorpatterns/p/variegated_earthtone_potholders.htm - Amy Solovay's Variegated Earthtone Potholders
YESTERDAY'S BONUS THANKSGIVING CROCHET PATTERN (which was broken and refused to let me repair it):
http://www.free-crochet.com/detail.html?code=FC00821&cat_id=314 - Turkey Towel Topper
BONUS THANKSGIVING RECIPES:
Pumpkin Pie Muffins -
"These Pumpkin Pie Muffins didn't last long around our office, 'cause as
soon as they were finished baking in our Test Kitchen, we devoured them.
These will make your kitchen smell like the best of fall, and your bread
basket won't stay full for very long."
http://www.mrfood.com/Potatoes-Rice/Million-Dollar-Potatoes/ml/1 - Million Dollar Potatoes - "These 'can't get enough of 'em' holiday festive potatoes began disappearing in our Test Kitchen straight out of the oven while they were still on the baking sheet. What a super Thanksgiving or Christmas side dish! Our Million Dollar Potatoes are worth their weight in gold!"
www.ajokeaday.com - 11/18/13:
blonde reported for her university final examination which consisted of
"yes/no" type questions. She took her seat in the examination hall and
stared at the question paper for five minutes.
In a fit of inspiration, she took her purse out, removed a coin and started tossing the coin and marking the answer sheet - Yes for Heads and No for Tails. Within half an hour she was all done, whereas the rest of the class was still sweating it out.
During the last few minutes, she was seen desperately throwing the coin, muttering and sweating. The moderator, alarmed, approached her and asked what was going on. Her reply was, "I finished the exam in half an hour, but I'm rechecking my answers."
DATES TO REMEMBER:
December 5, 2013 - The NNHS Class of 1955 holds Lunch Bunch
gatherings on the first Thursday of every month at Steve &
John's Steak House on Jefferson Avenue just above Denbigh
Boulevard in Newport News at 11:00 AM. The luncheon is not
limited to just the Class of '55; if you have friends in
that year, go visit with them.
2. Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 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 10/02/13
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
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
2.Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
Since I Fell for You
Written byBuddy Johnson, 1945
When you just give love, and never get love,
you'd better let love depart.
I know it's so, and yet I know,
I can't get you out of my heart.
You made me leave my happy home.
You took my love, and now you've gone,
since I fell for you ...
Love brings such misery and pain.
I guess I'll never be the same,
since I fell for you ...
Well it's too bad, and it's too sad,
but I'm in love with you ...
You love me, then you snub me.
But what can I do, I'm still in love with you.
Well, I guess I'll never see the light.
I get the blues most every night,
since I fell for you ...
Since I fell for you.
"Since I Fell for You" midi (sequenced by Gene Confrey) courtesy of http://www.midistudio.com/Guests/G-Confrey/index.html - 11/12/09
"Since I Fell for You" lyrics courtesy of http://www.lyricsdownload.com/welch-lenny-since-i-fell-for-you-lyrics.html - 11/19/09
Blue Heart in the Clouds Image courtesy of http://www.marybethhicks.com/blog.aspx - 11/19/09 Animated Multi-colored Hearts Divider Line clip art courtesy of - well, I just do not know.....
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
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Ferguson High School's Anchor clip art courtesy ofSteve Silsby (FHS - '72) of NC - 12/14/05
Animated LOL Cats
courtesy of Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 12/10/11
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