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12/09/19 - NNHS Newsletter - Sing We All Noel
“Sing hey! Sing hey!
- Author Unknown
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
We've only used this lovely old French carol once before, and it was ten years ago, so let's have another look at it, and gaze again on this image of Notre Dame Cathedral at Christmastide.
BONUS - Sing We All Noel
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Shirley Smith Langston ('57) AND Joan Gardner ('63)!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to John Murden ('60) of VA AND Glen Davenport ('63) of VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
11 - Helen Bost Rainelle ('72) of FL;
12 - Mary Massey Lyle ('61) of PA AND Marcus C. Higgins ('65) of AZ AND Tom Norris (Hampton HS - '73);
13 - The late Kay Davis Smith ('57) (d. 25 June 2019);
14 - Elizabeth Mitchell Hedgepeth ('57) AND Kathie Avant Taylor ('64) of GA;
15 - Jewell Hamner Crowe ('57) AND Buster Vest ('63) of VA;
16 - Betty Brockwell McClure ('58) of MA!
|Many Happy Returns, One and All!|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
December 09, 1940 -
Operation Compass –
Indian troops under the command of Major-General
Richard O'Connor attacked
Italian forces near
Barrani in Egypt,
opening their first major offensive in North Africa.
December 09, 1941 - The Republic of China, Cuba, Guatemala, the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, and the Philippine Commonwealth, declared war on Germany and Japan.
December 09, 1961 - The trial of Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Israel ended with verdicts of guilty on 15 criminal charges, including charges of crimes against humanity, crimes against the Jewish people and membership of an outlawed organization.
|THIS DAY IN 1969:|
|December 09, 1969 - U.S. Secretary of State William P. Rogers proposed his plan for a ceasefire in the War of Attrition; Egypt and Jordan accepted it over the objections of the PLO, which led to civil war in Jordan in September 1970.|
“If I cannot fly, let me sing.”|
- Stephen Sondheim
(b. 22 Mar 1930)
From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 12/09/18:
|Thank you, Joan!|
From Jimmy Hines ('64) of VA - 12/06/18:
|Oh, Hi, Santa Jim! Thank you!|
From Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH- 12/06/18:
From My Friend, Tina, then of NC - 12/08/13 - "Candy Cane Wreath":
This is a wonderful conversation starter as well as a gift
Oh, how pretty! Thanks, Tina!
“My favorite machine at the gym is the vending
From My Niece, Shari, of VA - 11/29/19, 9:29 AM - "Smiles & Crafts" (#9 in a Series of 19):
|COOL! Thank you, Shari!|
|BONUS CHRISTMAS CROCHET PATTERNS:|
From www.ajokeaday.com - 12/08/18:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Sing We All Noel
"Sing We All Noel" midi courtesy of http://delongfarms.com/m_frame.html - 10/06/09
"Sing We All Noel" lyrics courtesy of http://www.prose-n-poetry.com/christmas_song/105 - 12/08/09
Image of Christmas at Notre Dame courtesy of http://frenchletters.wordpress.com/2007/12/21/noel-noel-noel-sing-we-noel/ - 12/08/09
Gold Leaf Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars4.html - 01/05/06
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of
Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of
VA - 08/31/05
Air Force Seal clip art courtesy of http://www1.va.gov/opa/feature/celebrate/milsongs.htm - 07/07/06
Coast Guard Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/SealsEmblems/USCG.htm - 10/03/07
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Animated Waving Santa Smiley courtesy of Ruth Ann Reece
Horace ('67) of FL - 10/25/17
Big Grin Smiley
courtesy of Domi O'Brien ('64) of NH - 07/05/09
Animated Ringing Christmas Bell clip art (designed by Art Holden) courtesy of http://www.animationfactory.com - 12/08/05
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