Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Cocoa Crew Review - A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Fall Back! Set Clocks back 1 hour this Sunday.


Hello CREW…  Emoji                                                        10-30-14 

Fall Emoji Back!    Set Clocks back 1 hour this Sunday.
NAVY DAY!   was observed Monday, Oct 27th
                            This  ole Sailor  spent 4 years at sea
                                          Riding The Waves!   Emoji
Yea!  Murdock’s!   No Trick!  Emoji   A REAL TREAT! 
Murdock's  10-29-14
Attendees:  L-R  
Jack Crockett, Ole BTB, Clark True,
                         Mary Laycock, David Alexander, Dick Hill,
                           Sandy Magnum’s hand!    Harvey Baker,
    Ann Driskill’s head , Shirley Pomeroy, Sandy Brannin,
     Special thanks to Gerri DutcherEmoji for the picture!
                          SERVER:  Erica was excellent!
 HUGE compliment Emojito Executive Chef Sandy Brannin
    for sharing thoughts, ideas and recipes on preparing
   numerous culinary delights!      Can hardly wait to try:
                   Southern tomato gravy.  mmmmm!
      Peanut butter, capers, horseradish, or jape’leno
    on a Ritz Cracker.   Emoji    Don’t forget:  Rhubarb Pie!
          Vinegar Pie,  Shoo Fly Pie,  etc  etc  etc   EmojiDisney Canoe Ride:   Ole Indian was  bored!  Emoji
Did get pictures with Tab Hunter, Richard Dreyfess
and others but, never saw so many  OLD PEOPLE!
The Ship was VERY CLEAN and the food was good.
Won’t be doing a repeat; over-rated and over-priced.
Sorry Ladies  (so disappointing 4 U)   have to mention…
Tab Hunter has a…   Boy-Friend
and Richard Dreyfess is a…   Pompous Ass!   
                        ( my opinion,  details upon request! )Highlight the cruise for BTB:
 Two Bowls of Conch Chowder Emoji while in Key West!
Also saw the African Queen boat from the movie.

College Football:  Emoji
 Tonight!  FSU Seminoles  vs  Louisville   7:30 PM   ESPN
                     Gator’s  vs  Bulldogs   Saturday  3:30 PM
Got Room?    Conrad & Midge Koch will be visiting
Florida in early March.  Will be looking for a condo
  rental for the month.  If any of you have a suggestion
or idea, send Conrad an email.  cpkoch@syzygy-llc,com
Next event:   CREW  Nov  B-Day’s  Ashley’s, Rockledge
                                        Visit: # 66       Last:  10-01-14I’ll bet living in a nudist colony

                       takes all the fun out of Halloween!  Emoji
                                                       ~Author UnknownSent from my i-teepee while looking for my redskin B-Day Suit!  

Hummm Too few CHS Tigers visited Sonny’s

Hello CREW…  Emoji                                               10-26-14

 Hummm    A Too few CHS Tigers visited Sonny’s…  

Sonny's 10-22-14

 L to R  Sandy Mangum, Maryetta & Bob Beckman
                 Myrna Swindell and Jack Crockett.
     Thanks to Harvey Baker who took the picture! 

Hummm    Too many for Sandy…  

Sandy 10-22-14

L to R  Sandy Mangum, Shandy Magmun  SHITFACED Mayhem
 Maryetta & Bob Beckman
                 Myrna Swindell and Jack Crockett.
     Thanks to Harvey Baker who took the picture! 
Try Sriracha  –     a.k.a.  Thai Rooster Sauce!   Emoji
Hot sauce made w/chili peppers, vinegar, garlic,
sugar, salt and named after city of Si Racha, Thailand.
Served at seafood restaurants,  may help memory?
  Allen S.    remembers it’s great on Hot Wings?   Emoji 

Next event:   Murdock’s Southern Bistro in Cocoa 

                                     Visit:  # 4      Last:  6-18-14

When every day seems the same, it is because
        we have stopped noticing the good things
                  that appear in our lives.    – Paulo Coelho

Sent from my I-teepee after Big Canoe Ride!   😉

Let’s visit to a  HAPPY PLACE! 

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                    10-26-14


   Wednesday   5:30 PM   Oct. 29, 2014 
      Murdock’s  Southern  Bistro 
                 600 Brevard Ave, in quaint Cocoa, FL 32922
(321) 633-0600
Back at my teepee:   Emoji
Ole Indian is back from a cruise on the Disney Magic!
      A gathering of older Eagles and a few Turkeys!
                               Was a fun time but…
    they wouldn’t give me anything to eat!   lol lol lol
This email is short.   Will try to have more info in the
future email.  Ole BTB has missed several of his naps,
               and has to catch up on a lot of To-Do’s.   

When witches go riding, and black cats are seen,
   the moon laughs and whispers, ’tis near Halloween.
                                                            – Author Unknown

Sent from my I-teepee waiting for trick or TREAT!    

El Tucan Was a Fiesta Grande! ( Big Party! )

Hello CREW…  Emoji                                                               10-16-14 El Tucan was a   Grande Fiesta!  … Big Party!
El Tucan 10-15-14 Attendees:  L – R      Jack & Linda Young,   Sandy Brannin,
        Clark True, Gerri Dutcher, Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker,
           Token Indian, Dick Hill, Elma Atkinson, Bill Weinberg,
                Lois Atkinson.  George Reinhart took the pic!  Emoji
And  … Conrad might add LMAOLBTGR … did a shitty job of it
                      SERVER:   Liz was awesome!  And her boss
                                              Johnny was a happy guy!
Howdy Classmates!    Amber Forrest  CHS ’59  sent email
                                 greeting to tell CREW hello and all is well.
Eat the seeds?  Emoji  Indians do In moderation.  Avocado seeds are rich in anti-oxidant’s. Despite the bitter taste, you can  eat some avocado seed for its nutritional value, but be careful because large quantities of avocado pit can be toxic.
Repeat that?      Chance of developing Alzheimer’s at age 65 is 1 in 8.  Chance at 85  is 1 in 2
Mom always said… “Eat your veggies!”  Emoji
The Glass Bank…     As you know the bank is scheduled for destruction (Nov 1 ?) this video will give you some  idea how Frank Wolf’s penthouse looks now. Would luv to see a better one, before it was  sismantled?
Additional Pictures along with other penthouses:
College Football:   #3  Noles   upset by the   #5 Fighting Irish
  Emoji  Ole Indian rec’d sign from Spirit in Sky.
Next event:       Sonny’s Barbecue on Merritt Island
Visit: #10      Last:  02-26-14 A man has to live with himself, and he should see to it that he always has good company.
                                                            – Charles Evans HughesSent from my I-teepee counting days till next CREW event!

5:30 PM Wednesday 10-22-14 … Be There!!!!

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                    10-19-14 No Chicken  Emoji    Fish  Emoji    or   Pasta  Emoji   this week!

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
   Sonny’s  Real Pit Bar-B-Q                                              

                   5:30 PM   Wednesday   10-22-14

             10 N. Courtenay Parkway  M.I.  Fl 32953

         On the East side of Courtenay Pkwy.   449-9102


Ugh!     Ole Indian won’t be attending this event.
          Will be taking big Canoe ride to Key West!  lol
          Hope someone will take notes and send him an
                Info Smoke Signal!   Emoji   Thanks!  BTB  
Prediction Mistake!   Emoji
             This comment was in last CREW email!
College Football:  #3 Noles upset by #5 Fighting Irish
                                    Ole Indian rec’d sign from Spirit in Sky.
Apology: Emoji  Due to high winds of Hurricane Gonzalo
    and the Jet Stream,  important smoke signals were
   distorted during transmission.  Instead of saying the
    Noles were UPSET,  the signals were trying to say…
 Gators will be UPSET about losing to Missouri  42-13.
   In a great football game, Noles beat the Irish  31-27.
      In the future, predictions will not be quoted,
               until The Fat Referee Blows the Whistle!  Emoji
Say ole Chap!   You like British Humor?
 Rec’d this from a CHS Classmate living inTallahassee.
Good News!   Today Paper had an article saying that
                       tests are underway for an Ebola vaccine.
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide
                  who has the better lawyer.  – Robert Frost Sent from my I-teepee checking, does Medicare pay for vaccine? 

O’lay! NOT Cynco de Mayo Day!

Hello CREW…  Emoji                                                      10-12-14

           O’lay!   NOT   Cynco de Mayo Day! 

   Wed. is  15 de Octubre   so WTH  What the heck!  lets party! 
    next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 
          El Tucan  Mexican  Restaurant             
                5:30 PM   Wednesday   October 15, 2014 
                        225 N. Sykes Creek Parkway
Merritt Island, FL 32952

                                      (321) 453-7501
                  About a 100 yards North of  HOOTERS!   
                                 On West side of the road.  
College Football:         Noles 38      Syracuse  20
                                      Gators  27          LSU  30  
Wanna go?   Website from Craig Likon, Ronnie’s son.
                Click and put your name on the Orion Flight!
                          Hummm  is this an all-inclusive trip?  Emoji
Open for business:     NASA has directed that the
                                 International Space Station ISS will
                                    stay on active list through 2024.
        Hummm…   if we can just build an engine to get us there!
R U a  Dame?    Dame is the female equivalent of the
      Honor of Knighthood in the British honor’s system.
                          Ugh!  Equal to Cherokee Brave?  lol 
 A bank is a place that will lend you money
         if you can prove that you don’t need it. – Bob Hope
Sent from my I-teepee in trade for 6 Gator hides, no mortgage!   

Ahhhh Norman’s … Where Good Things Happen!

    Special THANKS to Lois Atkinson for picture!
Hello CREW… Emoji                                                    10-09-14

  Ahhhh  Norman’s…    Where  Good  Things  Happen! 
Some happy classmates and  WOW! 
CHS ‘ 61 Harvey… remembers a lot of Cocoa history! Emoji
Attendees:  L – R       Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum,
                Myrna Swindell, Elma Atkinson, Sherri Gentry,
                   Joyce Kubler, George Reinhart, Clark True,
                  Bill Weinberg, Jack Crockett, Gerri Dutcher,
                  Ole Indian.   Lois Atkinson Emoji took picture.
                 SERVERS:  Brittany and Samantha were great!
What a great website!     Hey!  CHS Alumni   take a
            look at the  website.

Bill Hardy … Class of 64??? … Really???

Hardy at CHD 64th's 50th
          My those youngsters look great!  Be sure to watch
         Kenny Gray’s home movie to see  CHS Classmates.
                Well Done Ken!  AND  the website creator!  
Friendly?  Naaa –   Bailey, Clara, Al, Anne Morrow, Lydia,
                      Miss Michalove, Mary Lee.  These  “Tagged”
          Great White Sharks are off the Savannah, Ga coast.
    Lori Anne is near West Palm Beach. Sabrina & Gina are
This was fun!       Hummm  88…  sounds fair!  lol
Coffee, Chocolate, Men..  
   some things are better rich!  Confused  – A Hollywood Starlet
Next event:  El Tucan Mexican on Merritt Island. 
                                Visit:  # 4      Last:  06-11-14     
I don’t know the key to success but,
  the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
                                                        Laugh  – Bill Cosby  
Sent from my I-teepee while reading How to keep the CREW happy.

Norman’s Sports Bar next: Location of historic 1st meeting of the CREW

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                     10-05-14

      Norman’s Sports Bar next:  Emoji

  Location of historic 1st meeting of the CREW!   Laugh 
                   Time for another “Flash-Back” ! 

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
               5:30 PM   Wednesday   10-08-14
Norman’s Raw Bar & Grille  
             3  Forrest Avenue,  Cocoa  433-0872 

A  listening treat:

         On the right side of page, click on this and enjoy!
  Round and Round Arranged and Performed by Connie
Conrad truly does get better and better!  Emoji

CHS  1959-60-61    –   55th Reunion       March 14, 2015

6:00 p.m. to 10 p.m.  at the Rockledge Country Club.
Cost:  $45 per person   Attire:  Dressy casual
More information soon. –  55th Reunion Committee  
College Football:     Noles  43    vs    Wake Forrest  3
                                      Gators  10   vs    Tennessee  9
Say what   Two  Ladies?   talking at a local pub.
                     Men are like linoleum floors, lay ’em right and
                    you can walk all over them for thirty years.  Confused
Be careful about reading health books.   You may die of a misprint.  – Mark Twain
Sent from my I-teepee after reading “How to Live to 100!”  

17 attend October 2014 Birthday Event at Ashleys

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                                  10-02-14         Go Tigers!  17  attend October Emoji  Birthday event @ Ashley’s!

Attendees:  L – R     Sherri Gentry, Joyce Kubler, Ann Driskill,

                                            Christi… Emoji Best Server ever!
   Mary Black, George Reinhart, Charlie Black, Gerri Dutcher,
Jack Crockett, David Alexander, Bill Weinberg, Sandy Mangum
        Harvey Baker, Clark True, Corinne Bowley,  Ole BTB
    Not shown:   Myrna Swindell,   Lois Atkinson Emoji (took pic!) 
Gee! Your Swell!    Thanks to those of you who donated to
              the  TEA-POT  fund.  Money is spent on birthday cake,
                                 napkins, forks and paper plates.
Mom was right!    Emoji  “Don’t forget to wash your hands!”  
                                   Frequent hand washing can prevent you
                                     from getting numerous medical issues.90?    Jimmy Carter turns 90!   Was he a CHS Alumni?   lol

College Football Weekend:       Noles   play   Wake Forrest

                                                      Gators   play     TennesseeWith a smile:   Myrna and her boyfriend  (Buzzy?)  are heading

    to Tenn to watch the Gators play.   Bless the Loyal fans!  Emoji
               These two CHS grads are a happy couple!Next event:        Norman’s Sports Bar in Cocoa

                                   Visit: # 10     Last:  07-16-14
Blessed is he who expects nothing,
           for he shall never be disappointed.  – Alexander Pope
Sent from my I-teepee AFTER washing my hands!