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09/19/19 - NNHS Newsletter -
Talk Like a Pirate Day

“When I was about five, I think, I desperately wanted to be a pirate
and have the hat and everything.

- Keira Knightley
(b. 26 Mar 1985)

Suddenly you're like a pirate, you're 65 years old and you've got an earring.”

- Fred Willard
(b. 18 Sept 1939)

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
   Shiver me timbers! Today's Holiday Celebration - which is "posta" repeat each year - is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. That's right, Matey, so CELEBRATE! YARRRRR!!!   

BONUS #1 - Talk Like a Pirate Day: "I'm a Pirate"

BONUS #2 - Talk Like a Pirate Day


HOMEWORK:

http://www.talklikeapirate.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Talk_Like_a_Pirate_Day 

http://www.yarr.org.uk/ 


THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:

  Happy Birthday tomorrow to Barry Stutt ('57)!

  Happy Birthday this week to:  

22 - The late Curt Overman ('59) (d. 11/05/16) AND   Lola Babb Hallman ('63) of NC;

23 - Fred Fox ('63) AND     My Oldest Grandson, Andrew Harty (Collinsville HS, IL - '10) of IL;

24 -  Mary Anne Mays Davis ('58) of VA;

25 - Jimmy Stroup ('57) AND James Comer ('57) AND Robert Coffee ('63) AND   Don Wilson (John Marshall HS - '64) of VA AND   Jerry Allen ('65) of VA;

26 -  The late Tommy Scott ('61) (d. 01/05/10)!

   Many Happy Returns, One and All!


THIS DAY IN WWII:

September 19, 1939 - The Battle of Kępa Oksywska concluded, with Polish losses reaching roughly 14% of all the forces engaged.

September 19, 1940 - Witold Pilecki was voluntarily captured and sent to Auschwitz in order to smuggle out information and start a resistance.

September 19, 1944 - Armistice between Finland and Soviet Union was signed. (End of the Continuation War).

September 19, 1944 - The Battle of Hürtgen Forest between United States and Nazi Germany began.

September 19, 1945 - William Joyce, also known as "Lord Haw Haw," was sentenced to death in London by a British court for his role as a Nazi propagandist.


THIS DAY IN 1969:

September 19, 1969 - Saxophonist Candy Dulfer was born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

September 19, 1969 - Footballer Jacek Frąckiewicz was born in Sztum, Poland.

September 19, 1969 - Singer-songwriter and guitarist Alkinoos Ioannidis (Αλκίνοος Ιωαννίδης) was born in Nicosia, Cyprus.

September 19, 1969 - Chef and author Michael Symon was born in Cleveland, Ohio.

September 19, 1969 - Boxer Kostya Tszyu was born Konstantin Borisovich Tszyu (Константин Борисович Цзю) in Serov, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.

September 19, 1968 - Singer-songwriter Tapio Wilska was born in Savonlinna, Finland.


“Nothing is ever lost by courtesy. It is the cheapest of pleasures, costs nothing, and conveys much.”

- Erastus Wiman
(21 April 1834 - 09 Feb 1904)


From Joan Lauterbach Krause ('60) of VA - 09/19/19:

   Thank you, Joan!
 
 


 From Jean Poole Burton ('64) of RI - 09/18/19:

   

BRILLIANT! Thank you, Jean!

 
 


From Carlene Matthews Vannoy ('60 / '64) of VA - 09/18/19:

   

INDEED! Thank you, Carlene!

 
 


    From Mark Hutcherson ('66) of VA - 09/18/19:

   Thanks, Mark!
 
 


“You can always trust the untrustworthy because you can always trust that they will be untrustworthy. It's the trustworthy you can't trust.

- Captain Jack Sparrow


BONUS PIRATE CROCHET PATTERNS:

Kim Guzman's Child's Pirate Costume Crochet Patterns - "Pirates are one of the most popular costumes. Both boys and girls will love this fun set for Halloween and beyond. The belt/scarf can be worn either way."


BONUS PIRATE THEMED RECIPES:

Pirate Themed Recipes


FINALLY:

From www.ajokeaday.com - 09/18/19:

What do you call a hippie's wife?

Mississippi.


DATES TO REMEMBER:

1. Every Tuesday, 7:30 AM - Male grads meet at Angelo's Restaurant on J. Clyde Morris Boulevard for breakfast and camaraderie.

2.
Friday, October 11, 2019 - Saturday, October 12, 2019 - The NNHS Class of 1964 will hold their 55-Year Reunion at the Holiday Inn Newport News - City Center (formerly the Omni). SEE: www.nnhs1964.com; CONTACT: David Spriggs at nnhs64@cox.net

3. Wednesday, November 13, 2019 -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.


PRAYER ROLL:

http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 07/16/19

BLOG:

http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11


 
  
Y'all take care of each other! TYPHOONS FOREVER! We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                                 Love to all, Carol

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NNHS CLASS OF '65 WEB SITE: http://www.nnhs65.com

PERSONAL WEB SITE: http://www.angelfire.com/weird2/cluckmeat

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Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
910-584-8802

"Never underestimate
the power of a drop
in the bucket."

THREE WAYS TO DONATE:  

1. Visit the main page (http://www.nnhs65.com), scroll halfway down, and click on the Pay Pal Donate Button (nnhs65@gmail.com);

2. Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to nnhs65@gmail.com; or

3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks! 


The Pirate Song

- Lesley Nelson-Burns


My boat's by the tower, and my bark's on the bay,
and both must be gone at the dawn of the day.
The moon's in her shroud, and to light thee afar
On the deck of the daring's a lovelighted star.
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,

So forgive me my rough mood unaccustomed to sue;
I woo not, perhaps, as your landlubbers do.
My voice is attuned to the sound of the gun
That startles the deep when the combat's begun.
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,

The Frenchman and Don will flee from our path,
and the Englishmen cower below at our wrath,
And our sails shall be gilt in the gold of the day,
And the sea robins sing as we roll on our way.
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,


A hundred shall serve - the best of the brave,
And the chief of a thousand shall kneel as thy slave,
And thou shalt reign queen, and thy empire shall last
Till the black flag by inches, is torn from the mast.
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,
So wake, lady wake, I am waiting for thee,
Oh, this night or never my bride thou shalt be,


"The Pirate Song" midi and lyrics courtesy of http://www.contemplator.com/sea/pirate.html - 09/11/06

Image of Pirate Man courtesy
of
http://www.maskworld.com/english/products/costumes/costume-component-parts--250/jackets-coats--2506/pirate-coat--3206 - 09/11/06

Image of Pirate Woman courtesy
of
http://www.maskworld.com/english/products/costumes/theatrical-theatre--210/rococo--2112/pirate-woman-costume--1635 - 09/11/06

Pirate Flag and Cutlass clip art used to form Divider Lines courtesy
of
http://www.dorlingkindersley-uk.co.uk/static/cs/uk/11/clipart/pirate/book_pirate.html - 09/12/06

Animated Tiny Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!

Collinsville High School (IL) Logo courtesy of http://www.kahoks.org/chs/ - 09/22/07

John Marshall High School's Justice Scale clip art courtesy of Cheryl White Wilson (JMHS - '64) of VA - 10/13/05 (replaced 02/23/09)
Thanks, Cheryl!

Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still missing...)
Thanks, Al!
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Thanks, Norm!

Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06

Animated Wildly Laughing Dog courtesy of Eva Ellis Madagan ('61) of FL - 11/24/07
Thanks, Eva!

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

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