Thursday, June 28, June In the more interesting version: In the actual version: Our ten-year-old son started his morning routine and we talked about watching the World Cup together France-Peru and Argentina-Croatia that evening and he predicted France would end up winning against Spain in the final game on July 15,
They're about happy memories of growing up in a small southern town during much simpler times and they're about the schools, teachers, and landmarks we all know and remember so well. Take a walk back down Main Street and enjoy your own memories as you read through these articles but, be warned: There were only 25 seniors graduating in39 seniors in and most of the other classes had between 40 and How could we not all have known each other?!
Most of us had already gone to school together since the first grade.
Our glee club had over members with Miss Kitty Hamner our music teacher. Once we were all on stage practicing songs for a competition. Miss Hamner was directing in front of us with tears streaming down her face were the tears because we were so good or because we were so bad? In their baby blue dinner jackets, blue and white cummerbunds and bow ties, they performed at a convention at the Barringer Hotel in Charlotte this was BIG time!
They also sang in the J. Almost everyone who went to our high school has a story to tell about Annie Leeour English teacher. One time during a class, she began choking. I know it happened in my junior English class, but others tell the same story that it happened in their class too.
Hmmmmm, what did she have in that vase?! I wonder if he still lives in Florida. There were always dances. Heaven forbid that we girls be so forward at any other time!!
This was a dinner and dance given by the juniors to the seniors funds raised by selling magazine subscriptions with the tenth grade Home Ec.
Our costumes the year I was in the tenth grade were pirate outfits complementing the prom theme. Only juniors and seniors were allowed to attend. Every year at the end of May, each senior class took a trip to Washington DC spending a fun and educational week.
There were always a few who would climb the stairs to the top of the Washington Monument rather than take the elevator. Wonder if any of us could do that today!? I still treasure a picture that was taken of our class on the lawn in front of the Capitol.
Graduation is always bitter sweet - glad to be moving on, yet sad to be leaving old friends. Music in the Fifties Oh how everyone loved to dance!!!!
We learned to shag has a very different connotation today to the fast tunes. Talk about never dying - the shag dance steps are still going strong! Ray Shute in memory of his son, Sonny.There was a long silence after this, and Alice could only hear whispers now and then; such as, 'Sure, I don't like it, yer honour, at all, at all!' 'Do as I tell you, you coward!' and at last she spread out her hand again, and made another snatch in the air.
A woman was loudly talking about her sex life, or lack thereof.
The orange juice was gross. I pressed the call button to be let back into the halls to my mother’s room. The Book of Tea by Kakuzo Okakura i. The Cup of Humanity Tea began as a medicine and grew into a beverage.
In China, in the eighth century, it entered the realm of poetry as one of the polite. When I was in elementary, I put glue on my hands just so I could peel it off when it dried. Find this Pin and more on Funny Whispers by Whisper App.
So frickin true! By Estelle Erasmus.
When my daughter was two, we took a short family cruise. Our last night on board, I packed up our luggage and left it in front of our door to be picked up. The “Nita Articles” reprinted below were originally written for and published by the Monroe Enquirer as a nostalgia column.
They're about happy memories of growing up in a small southern town during much simpler times and they're about the schools, teachers, and landmarks we all know and remember so well.