NNHS Newsletter -
“Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful
- Mark Overby
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Before the holiday themed Newsletters begin on Tuesday, there's still time for another melancholy old blues number.
BONUS #1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vuPuKK31XU - More Than You Know - Johnny Mathis - a definitive arrangement with a pretty slide show!
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8c_svPNY8LY - More Than You Know - Mel Torme with the Marty Paich Orchestra, 1988 - Hmmm - beautiful version, but he seriously reinterpreted the lyrics, changing the entire meaning, by switching a few pronouns here and there.....
BONUS #3 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBPD887Luf8 - More Than You Know - Jane Monheit with Jonathan Kreisberg on guitar and Joe Martin on bass, 2003
|"More Than You Know" is a
song, with music written by
Vincent Youmans and lyrics by
Billy Rose and
Edward Eliscu. The song was published in 1929.
The song was introduced in the Broadway musical Great Day where it was sung by Mayo Methot. It was also popularized on the stage and radio by Jane Froman. The most popular contemporary recordings were by Helen Morgan (Victor catalog number 22149), and by Libby Holman (Brunswick catalog number 4613).
The song was subsequently included in three musical films: Hit the Deck (1955), sung by Tony Martin; Funny Lady (1975), sung by Barbra Streisand; and The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989) sung by Michelle Pfeiffer (in a memorable introductory scene for her character). It has been recorded by many artists, including Star Trek Next Generation's Brent Spiner on his 1991 album Ol' Yellow Eyes Is Back.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to 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)!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Sharon Hilsdon Bryant ('68) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
25 - Donnie Satisky ('56) of OR 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;
27 - Gayle Fallin Harris ('57) AND Goldie Preville Knurr ('63) of CO AND Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH;
29 - The late Jimmy Key ('57) (deceased 03/21/12) AND Randy Bearor ('64) of VA;
30 - Rip Collins ('65) of TN AND Sandi Bateman Chestnut ('65) of VA!
|Many Happy Returns, One and All!|
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|November 23, 1914 - Mexican Revolution: The last of U.S. forces withdrew from Veracruz, occupied seven months earlier in response to the Tampico Affair.|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
November 23, 1939 - HMS Rawalpindi was sunk by the German battleships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau.
November 23, 1940 - Romania became a signatory of the Tripartite Pact, officially joining the Axis Powers.
November 23, 1943 - The Deutsche Opernhaus on Bismarckstraße in the Berlin neighborhood of Charlottenburg was destroyed. It was eventually rebuilt in 1961 and called the Deutsche Oper Berlin.
November 23, 1943 -
U.S. forces seized control of
Makin from the Japanese during the Central Pacific offensive in the Gilbert
November 23, 1945 - The U.S. wartime rationing of most foods ended.
THIS DAY IN 1964:
|Monday, November 23, 1964 - Triple jumper Frank Rutherford was born Frank Garfield Rutherford, Jr. in the Bahamas.|
From My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 11/22/14 - "Criminals...come in all shapes and sizes":
|Criminals...come in all shapes
GIGGLES! Thanks, Haul Party!
|Aging in a
Photoshop at its finest! Just beautiful. Turn on the sound.
WOWZERS! Thank you, Buster!
From My Husband, Paul Harty (Bardolph HS, IL - '61) of NC - 11/22/14 - "It's That Time of Year Again!":
|In honor of the upcoming Turkey
Day, an OLDIE but GOODIE!!
It's That Time of Year Again!
TURN ON YOUR SPEAKERS AND TURN UP YOUR SOUND.
MORE GIGGLES! Thanks again, Dools!
From My Friend, Sherri, of UT - 11/22/14 - "Caregivers":
|SO TRUE! Thank you, Sherri!|
Some of these pictures might come in handy for the newsletter.
If you have used them before, it's OK not to use them. When
things like this come to me I always think about you and your
wonderful newsletter. Blessings.
From Judy Phillips Allen ('66) of VA - 11/01/14 - "Funny Stuff (#19 in a series of 20)":
I hope this starts your week with some smiles.
Thanks, Dearest Judy!
From Bill Hobbs ('66) of Northern VA - 11/09/14 - "Hmmmm.... (#13 in a series of 15)":
Don't worry about avoiding
As you grow older,
BONUS CHRISTMAS CROCHET PATTERNS:
- Doni's Candy Cane
http://whiskersandwool.blogspot.com/2011/11/christmas-wreath-ring-christmas.html - Doni's Wreath Ring Ornament
http://suzies-yarnie-stuff.blogspot.com/2009/11/holly-embellishment.html - Suzetta Williams' Holly Embellishment -
BONUS RECIPES (Sorry, not theme-related):
http://www.recipelion.com/Crock-Pot-Recipes/Hobo-Cheesy-Chicken-and-Potatoes/ml/1 - Hobo Cheesy Chicken and Potatoes - "Get ready for a cheese overload, this recipe for Hobo Cheesy Chicken and Potatoes goes back to the basics. With lots of cheese, some potatoes, chicken and spices this will surely be a favorite among budget friendly recipes. Plus it doesn't get any better than just dumping it all into your slow cooker!":
http://www.recipelion.com/Casserole-Recipes/Simple-Seven-Layer-Dinner/ml/1 - Simple Seven Layer Dinner - "The answer to your what should I make for dinner questions is answered! This Simple Seven Layer Dinner brings everything you need into one simple casserole dish. With beef, potatoes and veggies it's a meal in one! It's guaranteed to please."
http://www.recipelion.com/Crock-Pot-Recipes/Crazy-Crockpot-Pork-Chops/ml/1 - Crazy Crockpot Pork Chops - "I found that the only crazy thing about these pork chops is that they weren't prepared in the oven! Make salty, fragrant pork chops using this slow cooker pork chops recipe. Tastes just like oven-made!"
|A panda bear walked into a
restaurant and ordered a meal. After eating he pulled out a gun, shot
the place to the ground, and ran away.
Quickly the bartender ran after him yelling, "HEY YOU CAN'T DO THIS!!!"
The panda turned around and yelled, "Yes, I can. Look me up in the encyclopedia!"
So, the bartender looked up
"Panda" in the encyclopedia, and it read: "Panda: increasingly rare
species of bear that can be found in the eastern part of Asia. It eats
shoots and leaves.”
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - The NNHS Class of 1962
Dinner Get Together - 6:30 PM at Angelo's on J. Clyde Morris
Boulevard. CONTACT: Fran Heath Scott at 757-813-0446 or
2. Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 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 10/17/14
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
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More Than You Know
Vincent Youmans, 1929
(27 Sept 1898 - 05 Apr 1946)
Lyrics by Billy Rose (06 Sept 1899 – 10 Feb 1966) and Edward Eliscu (02 Apr 1902 – 18 June 1998)
Whether you are here or yonder
Whether you are false or true
Whether you remain or wander
I am growing fonder of you
Even though your friends forsake you
Even though you don't succeed
Wouldn't I be glad to take you
Give you the break you need
More than you know, more than you know
Girl of my heart, I love you so
Lately I find, you're on my mind
More than you know
Whether you're right, whether you're wrong
Girl of my heart, I'll string along
I need you so
Much more than you'll ever know
Loving you the way that I do
There's nothing I can do about it
Loving may be all you can give
But baby I can't live without it
Oh how I'd cry, oh how I'd cry
If you got tired, and said good-bye
More than I'd show
More than you'd ever know
"More Than You Know" midi (sequenced
by Bill Basham) courtesy of
http://www.saturn-soft.net/Music/Music1/MIDI/PopRock/Menu.htm - 11/12/09
"More Than You Know" lyrics courtesy of http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/More-Than-You-Know-lyrics-Frank-Sinatra/EF24CD7F8CCC854A4825691F000CC434 - 11/22/09
Hearts with Roses clip art and Roses and Heart Divider Line clip art courtesy
of http://www.wtv-zone.com/IrishRose/Valentine-gifs.html - 03/13/06
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'sAnchor clip art courtesy of Steve Silsby (FHS - '72) of NC - 12/14/05
who served in the South
Pacific during WWII.
Thanks again, Herbie!!
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Coast Guard Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/SealsEmblems/USCG.htm - 10/03/07
Animated Laughing Jerry courtesy of Cookie Phillips Tyndall ('64) of VA -
Animated Laughter clip art courtesy of Janice McCain Rose ('65) of VA -
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