Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Where It All Started

Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                              11-22-20
 

 
  No new cases of CHS Alumni with covid.  πŸ‘
 
Sad News!
 Danny Tharpe CHS’60      β€‹β€‹Passed last week.
​Info received from his brother Roy Tharpe CHS’59
No other info available at this time.
 
Shirley Graves CHS’62Passed last week. 
 Info received from her sister, Brenda Graves CHS’59
Due to COVID there will be no services or gathering.
 
Gobble, Gobble! πŸ¦ƒ Nov. 26th Thanksgiving Day
      1st Thanksgiving was celebrated between the
                   Pilgrims and the Indians in 1621.
 
Duh!  πŸ€” Think they are talking about🐯US?
      Hummm!High priority groups could expect to
     begin getting vaccinated by the end of December. 
 
Do you like the HOT STUFF?   It’s good for you!
 
 
Pumpkin is GOOD for you:
Native Americans roasted long strips of pumpkin over fire to eat. 
Pumpkin pie occurred when colonists sliced off the pumpkin top,
removed seeds and filled the insides with milk, spices and honey.
           Then the pumpkin was then baked in hot ashes.  πŸ˜‹
               Have you tried pumpkin soup!   DE – licious! 
High in fiber, contains B-complex, vitamins A, vitamin C and vitamin E,
     carotenoids, folate, manganese, calcium, magnesium, potassium,
         copper, phosphorus, zinc, iron, and other antioxidants.
 
 Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
                                       – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
 
Sent from my i-teepee, hummm  do REDMAN’s lives matter? πŸ˜‰
 

Life is about making an impact, not making an income.Β  – Kevin Kruse

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜ πŸ˜·                          11-06-20
 
 
 Sent early…  Too much to do on the weekend!  πŸ™‚
 
      NO  new reports of CHS Alumni with covid. 
 
Picture:   Melbourne Teen Town I.D. July 30 1959.
                            That “Kid” luv’ed to dance!
 
 
 
NASA / SpaceX,  Crew-1 rotation mission to ISS.
  7:49 p.m. Saturday Nov 14th launch from KSC, Fl.
 
Another useful web site?  πŸ€”
                       https://www.ripoffreport.com/
Ole Lay!   Today is – National Nacho Day!
    Invented by Mexican, Agnacio “Nacho” Anaya -1943.
        He said, “Si, nacho’s good with a margarita.”  πŸ‘ 
 

Life is about making an impact, 
                        not making an income.  – Kevin Kruse
 
Sent from my i-teepee… hummm a buck or two won’t hurt.

In times like these, it helps to recall that there haveΒ always been times like these. – Paul Harvey

Hello CREW…  πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                             11-01-20

  Hey! ⏰ Don’t forget to FALL BACK 1hr.

 
   No  new reports of CHS Alumni with covid.
 
Sad News: Sean Connery – James Bond 007,
                             died in his sleep, he was 90. 
Best supporting actor Oscar 1987 The Untouchables.
 
SundayNov 2nd is Plan YOUR Epitaph Day 
                 If you survive: Trick or Treat, Voting
              Covid 13 & 19,  sit down and write one.  

​Friday Nov 13th – Sadie Hawkins Day

​​LADIES may ask the MEN to marry.  Yikes!
 
NOT POLITICAL…   JUST A PATRIOTIC REMINDER   
​     β€‹The elections in November will determine
      how our country will be run in the future.
 No matter who you vote for,CAST YOUR VOTE! 
 

Responsibilities of…  ALL U.S. Citizens:

     Support and defend the Constitution.

     Serve the country when required.

     Participate in the democratic process.  Vote!

     Respect and obey federal, state & local laws.

     Respect the rights, belief, & opinions of others.

                  Don’t forget to wash your hands.

​

Remember?πŸ‘ Seniors Shine in 59!

 

​Sent from my i-teepee, Are these the Good Ole Days?

Β  It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. – Aristotle Β 

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                   10-25-20

   NO  new reports of Alumni with covid!  πŸ˜Š

Many questions about restarting CREW events.
 At this time, still too risky. 
 
Rockledge River Road.   Video sent to me
            by  Jimmy Sisco CHS’60.   Thanks Jim.
 
This will let Alumni who live out of state see
    a familiar sight.   hummm  where was #9?
  How many of you “visited” this fun location?😈
While viewing remember this used to be the
main road to get from Jacksonville to Miami.
Imagine driving 400+ miles on this road.  Phew!
 
 
Remember “Teen Town” ID Card?   πŸ™‚
      Attached is a membership card for the
                  Cocoa Youth Association
 Teen Town, later known as Tiger Den. 
 # 105 Issued September 1, 1959
 
 
 
October 27th      –    US  NAVY  DAY βš“
 Hug a Sailor when you can.
 
It is during our darkest moments that we
 must focus to see the light. – Aristotle
 
Sent from my i-teepee, be careful if it’s a train tunnel. 
 

Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes. – Oscar Wilde

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜πŸ˜· 09-27-20

 

So far… NO new reports of Alumni w/covid.

Nothing much to comment on at this time.
The Florida Governor has relaxed some of
the restrictions dealing with COVID LIFE!
TBD? Am hoping things are getting better.

 
Yea! Fall, cooler weather on the way!

This CREW email will be short. Let’s all try
to remember/reflect on the good things
CHS Alumni have enjoyed.

SIGH! These Are NOT the Good ole Days.
CHS TIGERS will survive. πŸ‘

Follow the rules and Keep in Touch
with your family, friends and Alumni.

Experience is the name everyone
gives to their mistakes. – Oscar Wilde

Sent from my I teepee, Ugh! Indian Very experienced.

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is aΒ  broken-winged bird that cannot fly. – Langston Hughes

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                               09-13-20
 
Smiling!  NO NEW  reports of Alumni with covid-19. 
 

Opened Thursday: “New” Island Pancake House.
 in ROCKLEDGE.  South on US1 Right on Barton Blvd.
              100 yards on the left… the old Malibu’s.
 
September 13th – Today is Think Positive Day
Positive Thinking – about attitude, a positive attitude.
                      I predict the Tigers will survive! πŸ‘
Tigers are Cool
 
September 16th  –  National American Legion Day
 
      Granted federal charter by Congress in 1919.
        Established to support/assist all Veterans.
                        Thank you for your service.
 
Another smile!   🏈  College Football has started.
 
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a 
broken-winged bird that cannot fly. – Langston Hughes
 
Sent from my i-teepee, no worry, fly like Eagle, have Pilot Certificate.
 

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. – Rabindranath Tagore

 Hello CREW… πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                           09-06-20
 
Ahhhh September, football, beer & hot wings.
 Huh?  Oh wait that was last year.   Ugh!

       CHS Alumni – September Birthdays

  1   Clark True   9  Shirley Pomeroy   10  Gerri Dutcher

11  Jerry Fischer   18  David Alexander   22  Cheryl King

  22  Conrad Koch   23  Darwin Shiflett   24  Randy Revels

   26  Buzz Phillips   28  Gerry Trammell   28  Lois Butt

                                 31  George Costanza

Hummm  WE  might be there?πŸ™„

Eventually WE will reach a point when WE stop

lying about our age and start bragging about it.

Mona Lisa’s real name  –  Lisa La Gioconda
Hummm don’t think she is a CHS Alumni!  lol
   September 11th…   See Attachment. 

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing
    and staring at the water. – Rabindranath Tagore
Sent from my i-teepee, WAITING for my ship dock at the Port.  

 

Weterans memorial.jpg

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?Β  – Dr. Robert Schuller

Hello CREW…  πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                      08-30-20
 

 

 
Grrrrreat!  No NEW reports of Alumni with covid.
 
Frankenstein Day   Aug. 30th.  Mary Shelley’s
   birthday.  She wrote “Frankenstein” in 1818. 
 
Remember?        MD 20/20.  πŸ· 
 Preferred Boone’s Farm Apple but do you think
          we should have noticed?   Year 2020 MAD!
 
Kemo Sabe? πŸ™„ Not mean faithful friend. πŸ˜²
​In Apache means white shirt & Navajo – soggy shrub.
Osiyo!   Cherokee for Hello Friend.  
 
 
#24 Chevy – William Byron Wins Daytona
Jeff Gordon is smiling! 
 
Nothing to do?   Visit these two CHS info sites.
http://www.cocoacrew.com/    Conrad Koch CHS’59
http://tigertopics.com/          Lois Atkinson CHS’59
 
What would you attempt to do if you knew
                you could not fail?  – Dr. Robert Schuller
 
Sent from my i-teepee, celebrate my 100th birthday!
 

Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what your do is Happiness. – Frank Dryer

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜πŸ˜·                            08-23-20
 
  
NO new reports of Alumni with covid-19.  πŸ‘
 
 
HurricaneπŸŒ€ tracker for Laura and Marco:
Indy 500 race: 🏎 Starts 1 PM on NBC.
 No fans in the stands.   But lots of action.
  2020 Chevrolet Corvette this year’s Pace Car. 
 
Good Grief! 100Might be around until 2031?
      Will YOU be here?    Take this LIFESPAN test.   
http://media.nmfn.com/tnetwork/lifespan/
 
August 25th   Kiss❀️ and Make Up Day.
 Hummm no fights with squaws….  lately!  lol
 
Have been asked by Alumni, when will we resume
CREW events?    Sadly, this is NOT the time.
Wish we had a crystal ball.  πŸ™„ lol
 
Covid -19 not good for Tigers!.
 
Doing what you like is freedom.
    Liking what your do is Happiness.  – Frank Dryer
 
Sent from my i-teepee, VOTING – responsibility of all Citizens.