Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Where It All Started

A grandmother pretends she doesn’t know who you are on Halloween. – Erma Bombeck

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                10-31-19
  Wow! Weather was fantastic, and 
 the crowd, awesome – Long Doggers. 
                      Sorry no one took a picture.

Attendees:      (too many to note) 
                   SERVER:  Candice was great! 
 
Some good news!    Per NASA photo survey as
   of 10-17-19  Ozone Hole is SMALLEST on record.
 

Money?  78% NFL, 60% NBA & MLB – broke in 5 yrs.

   Started w/nothing, 70+ yrs later still have most of it.

 

FALL BACK 1 HOUR   ⏲  Sunday 11-03-19
 
Next Event:       Ashley’s in Rockledge
                                  Visit: # 125     Last: 10-02-19
      Psssst… Birthday Party for Alumni born in November. 
  
A grandmother pretends she doesn’t know
       who you are on Halloween. – Erma Bombeck

Sent from my I-teepee, trick or treat fun for young braves.
 

Thanks to television, for the first time the young are seeing history made before it is censored by their elders. – Margaret Mead

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                    10-27-19

 
       Cowabunga! πŸ„‍♂️   Surf’s Up?
Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event
        5 PM    Wednesday   October 30, 2019  

   LONG DOGGERS – Cocoa Beach

                     350 W. Cocoa Beach Cswy  613-0002

  https://www.longdoggers.com/location/cocoa-beach/

Visit:  # 8       Last:  06-26-19 

                 If the weather is good, we might sit outside? 

 October 27  –  U.S. Navy  βš“  Day

The Navy League for the United States created
  the first Navy Day in 1922.
 
How sweet it is!  90 million pounds of chocolate
                           Hummm  Trick or Treat night – coming soon.

 
Thanks to television, for the first time the
               young are seeing history made before
        it is censored by their elders. – Margaret Mead

Sent from my I-teepee, Ugh!  Watch Custer’s Last Stand on TV.
 

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest Β of the world walks out.Β – Walter Winchell

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                                 10-24-19

 

17 CHS Alumni/Friends  enjoy vittles @ Sonny’s. 
  BBQ, Mac n Cheese, Beans, Cole Slaw, Garlic Bread  πŸ˜‹
​Attendees:
 
Pic 1  L – R
 
 
Clark & Marilyn True, Myrna Swindell,
                      Jack Crockett, Indian, Sharon Taylor,
(across table)   Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, 
           David Alexander, Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg.
 
Pic 2  L – R
Bob Berghult, Laura Minot, SERVER: Katie,
               (across table) β€‹  Mary Laycock, Judy Freese.
 Not shown, Randy Revels.No Show, Jerry Smith & YOU!
THANK YOU!  Gerri 🌹 Dutcher for the pictures. 
 
What?  Ex – USA Presidents  are  NOT  allowed
                 to drive on public highways after serving.
Ugh!  A few friends have the same situation!   πŸ˜‰
 
Next event:   Longdoggers  –  Cocoa Beach
Visit: # 8    Last: 06-26-19
 
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest
 of the world walks out.  – Walter Winchell
 
 
Sent from my i-teepee, friends welcome at my teepee. 
 

Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it! –Β  Confucius

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                      10-20-19

🐴Giddy -Up!  🀠
 Let’s mosey over to M.I. for some Cowboy Fixin’s.
Want toSAVORπŸ˜‹ ribs, beans and garlic bread!
Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW  event
 
   5 PM     Wednesday    10-23-19
 Sonny’s  –  Real  Pit  Bar-B-Q
10 N.  Courtenay  Parkway  M.I.   Fl  32953
On the East side of Courtenay Pkwy. 449-9102
​
Seriously? Allen G. Scott  CHS’59
         Is 78 today  – Happy Birthday Classmate! 
 
      Gators – Won      Noles – Lost  β€‹ugh!
 
Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it. –  Confucius
 
Sent from my I-teepee,  Not pretty, Noles need help.  ​sigh.

The measure of who WE are is what WE do with what WE have. – Vince Lombard

Hello CREW…  πŸ’˜                                  10-17-19

21 CHS Alumni/Friends dined at Olive Garden – M.I.

 
ATTENDEES:  L – R
       Bob Berghult, David Alexander, Amber Forrest,
    Indian, Gerri Dutcher, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny,
         Lois Atkinson, George Reinhart, Mai Phillips,
             Bruce Claflin, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe,
Tom Norwich, Wife, Daughter, Harvey Baker, Sandy 
       Mangum, Ann Driskill,  Clark True, Judy Freese.
       SERVER:  Sam did a very good job and took pic.​   
 
Oct 17th          National  Pasta  Day                 
    Chinese were the 1st to make noodles –  5000 BC
      “Pasta” Italian word for 600+ shapes of dough.
 
Oct 13th  UNITED STATES NAVY   244 B-Day  :clap:  
     My Bad!  US NAVY:  Bill Hardy GMM2  1962-1966 
 Missed noting this Special Day. 
 
Next event:   Sonny’s B B Q   –  M.I.
Visit: # 19    Last: 03-27-19

The measure of who WE are is what WE do
     with what WE have.   – Vince Lombardi
 
Sent from my I-teepee, started with nothing
and I still have most of it! 
 

Bill & Carole’sΒ  Hot Dog/Burger Party

Special Email.
    
     Bill Weinberg / Carole Saxe – Party Oct 12, 2019.
 
Pictures from Bill & Carole’s  Hot Dog/Burger Party.  
       Can you name all who attended?   Ugh!  I can’t.
 
    Thanks!    Lois 
 
 
 
🌹 Atkinson & George Reinhart  –  pictures. 

It is foolish and wrong to morn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived. –Β  General George S. Patton

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                      10-13-19

NOTE Arrival time change, THEN go to the

                           website and view SPECIALS!
            Be there  BEFORE 4:30 PM  if you want
     to be eligible for their EARLY DINER DUOS.
                 CREW will start ordering at 4:30.  

Next    HAPPY HOUR CREW    event 

 
 4:30 PM 😲  Wednesday  October 16, 2019  
       OLIVE  GARDEN  RESTAURANT – M.I.   
              205  E.  Merritt Island cswy    459-0306
      https://www.olivegarden.com/specials/early-dinner-duos

                            Visit: # 10   Last: 03-20-19

EARLY DINNER DUOS  Monday-Thursday 3-5 PM 
    Choose from 50 combinations,  dishes paired
     with all the soup/salad/breadsticks you want.
             SOUP?  mmmmm  BillyTenBowls!  πŸ˜‹ 
 
 
Sad news…      Noles scalped,  Gators drowned.
              Breaking news?   Noles came out in the 5th quarter
                and after 15 minutes scored enough to tie Clemson. 
 
Do you bring  YOUR  Church Key?  πŸ™„  see pic.
           Beer can/bottle openers were referred to as
             Church Keys   because the original design
               resembled an old fashioned church key
             used by monks to open the church doors.
               Never tried to get in with my CHURCH KEY! 
 
Melt in your mouth.  Today  –  Nat’l  M & M Day.
 
 
It is foolish and wrong to morn the men who died.
    Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
                                         –  General George S. Patton
 
Sent from my I-teepee, remembering friends who
                                                                              have passed.

Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory. – George S. Patton

Hello CREW…  πŸ’˜                                            10-10-19
     14 CHS Alumni   enjoyed Chinese dinners
                                at Ginger & Garlic in Rockledge.
Attendees  L – R:
​    Sandy Mangum, Gerri Dutcher, Ann Driskill,
         Clark True, Carole Saxe, Bill Weinberg,
 Randy Revels, Priscilla Firkins, David Alexander,
        Thanks Lois and George for the picture.
 
October 12th Saturday   11 AM  to  5 PM:
4th Annual Florida Frontiers Festival at the Brevard
Museum of history & Science.   2201 Michigan Ave.
Cocoa.    Free admission Music, Dancers & Exhibits.
 
R U Hungry?  Saturday – Nat’l  GUMBO  Day.
Gumbo is the African word for Okra.
 
Next event:     Olive Garden  –  Merritt Island
 Visit: # 10    Last:  03-20-19

Accept the challenges so that you can feel
       the exhilaration of victory. – George S. Patton
 
Sent from my I-teepee, ready to challenge a lasagna! dinner. 
 

It does not matter how slowly you go as long Β as you do not stop. –Β  Confucius

Hello CREW…πŸ’˜                                      10-06-19
 
Sooo popular, last time 27 visited.  
          Many emails suggesting we go back again. πŸ˜‹
 
Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event
         5 PM    Wednesday    Oct 9, 2019   
  Ginger and Garlic 🎎 Chinese
        1172  US Highway 1 Rockledge,  632-8888                             
 
                http://gingergarlic.webs.com/  –see menu

  Visit: #18           Last: 08-21-19​

               
Ni Hao    Knee Ha “hello”   =  means you good​.
 Practice your Chinese, when  YOU  arrive.

Did you guess?  Oct 32  Wonki Enoon Birthday.

               Wonki Enoon  backwards  =  No one I know πŸ€”

Sad News.  W.S. Billy Wilson  CHS’55   passed on
            Oct 1st.  He was 83.  30 year Deputy Sheriff.
Are we there yet?   Check the distance website:

 

It does not matter how slowly you go as long
 as you do not stop.  –  Confucius
 
Sent from my I-teepee, WILL  be stopping for a Chinese dinner. 
 

I’m living so far beyond my income that WE may almost be said to be living apart. – E E Cummings

Hello CREW… πŸ’˜                                           10-03-19
 
19 CHS Alumni   at Birthday Party  –  Ashley’s 

Attendees:

​Front L – R  
Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, George
Reinhart, Bill Weinberg, Lynn Kernoul, Lee Rolle.
Rear  L – R     
Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum, 
   Bruce Claflin, Mai Phillips, Bob Berghult, Judy
 Freese, Clark True, Ann Driskill, Myrna Swindell,
Indian, Carole Saxe and   SERVER:  Christie.
            Not in picture, David Alexander.
    Thank You, Lois  πŸŒΉ Atkinson for the picture.
       Carole 🌹 Saxe brought pumpkin pie! πŸ˜‹
  
Sad news:   Lewis “Butch” Hill CHS’63
  passed September 26.  He was 74. No details.
 
Last Reminder!       Bill and Carole are hosting
      a cookout at Club House.  Oct 12    4 PM till.
       Bring a dish and join in.RSVP  by Oct 10th.
321-636-0530   or  ibweinberg@cfl.rr.com
 
Gold Star⭐  top right corner – Fl Drivers license?
Don’t have one, check out this website for information. 
Next Event: Let’s do it again!   Very popular.

                         Ginger and Garlic Chinese

Visit: # 19      Last:  08-21-19 
 
I’m living so far beyond my income that WE may
  almost be said to be living apart. – e e cummings
 
Sent from my I-teepee, income will last my whole life,
                                          provided I die next month. πŸ˜‰