03/24/10 - NNHS Newsletter
“It's hard to visualize the toys you had fifty years ago - all save bear.
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
Today's Newsletter is being revisited from just two years ago today because - well, just because!
BONUS #1 -
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuNf70eV6sY - Sims 2 Machinima for
tiny tots, created especially for the "One Minute
Movie Challenge" at the Machinima Talk Forum. An shortened version of the children's classic song, "A Teddy Bear's
Picnic". Sung by Gilbert Russell and music performed by the BBC Dance Orchestra. (Filmed June '06)
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6aYISHiiXA&feature=related - same song, regular length set to a delightfully goofy comedy video from teamparodee: "We had a teddy bears picnic but Mrs. Norris thought he was too old to play with the teddys."
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
A Beary Happy Birthday today to Olivia House Brickey ('65) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to The late Billy Williams ('57) (d. 21 May 2007) AND Joan McKenna Ward ('60) of VA AND Bill Hobbs ('66) of Northern VA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
6 - Gene Collins Glave ('60) of SC;
28 - Elizabeth Tedder Nunnally ('65 and '68) of VA;
29 - David Hatchett ('65) of VA;
31 - Alex Nicol (February '49) of VA AND Webb Edwards ('57) AND Don Jett (NNHS / WHS - '60) of FL AND Tina Crowder Adderholdt ('65) of VA AND Ivan Anker ('67) of VA!
Many Happy Returns to You All!
THIS DAY IN WWII:
March 24, 1938 - The U.S. asked that all powers help refugees
fleeing from the Nazis.
March 24, 1944 - Ardeatine Massacre: The Gestapo rounded up 335 innocent Italian civilians in Rome and shot them to death in response to a bomb attack that killed 32 German policemen. .
THIS DAY IN 1965:into ordinary homes before crash landing (crew: Gus Grissom and John Young).
Wednesday, March 24, 1965 - Electric bass guitar player Patrick Scales was born in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
Wednesday, March 24, 1965 - Actor Peter Jacobson was born in Chicago, Illinois
Wednesday, March 24, 1965 - Actor Gurmit Singh was born in Singapore.
Wednesday, March 24, 1965 - Professional wrestler The Undertaker was born Mark William Calaway in Houston, Texas.
Wednesday, March 24, 1965 - Olivia House ('65) was celebrating her 18th birthday in Newport News.