Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest. – Hermann Hesse

Picture – “Texting”…  back in the 50’s!  😉

 If you got caught, it was read to everyone! 

Hello CREW… 💘                                                      08-20-17

  Platanes Maduros, Black Bean Soup,  Ropa Vieja,

       and awesome Cuban Paella!     mmmmm

  Sound Good?   Vamos a mis amigos!  ( let’s go my friends! )

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event:

    5 PM   Wednesday   August 23, 2017
Roberto’s Little Havana Restaurant

            26 North Orlando Ave  Cocoa Beach, Fl.    784-1868

      Across the street from the Heidelberg German Restaurant

       NO need to arrive early, doors open at  5 PM.


😲 Go to website & print your coupon for free dessert!

Hurricane Harvey!  🌀    Don’t worry he is a great guy

              and a good friend.  Would not harm anyone. 

Don’t eat a Blowfish?  World’s most dangerous delicacy.

  Chefs train for years to remove toxic parts of the fish.

          1,200 times more poisonous than cyanide. 

                A tiny amount, a pin head is lethal.

Follow up  on the  infamous  CHS “Paint-Job”  

  Rec’d a guess or two.  Do you know any names?

     Remembering!  A token group of 1959 CHS Tigers

painted the Gym Roof!    No not the roof, President of 

1959 Class Ed Murphy shared some facts, it was on the

           walls of a couple of well traveled hallways.

They were caught and were NOT allowed to Graduate

         with their Classmates.   Can you name them?

The Good News…  they all lived Happily Ever After! 😁

Learn what is to be taken seriously

                        and laugh at the rest.  – Hermann Hesse

Sent from my I-teepee – can smoke signals Print Coupons?

Not bad! National average salary for teachers – $58,064.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                        08-17-17

     Sonny’s  Bar-Be-Cue  is soooo good!  😋 

ATTENDEES:  L – R   Jerry Smith, Jack Crockett, Clark True,
  Indian, Lois Atkinson, George Reinhart, Judy McAllister.
         SERVER:  Haley did a great job and took the picture. 

Remembering!  A token group of 1959 Cocoa High Tigers
       painted the Gym Roof!  They were caught and were
          NOT allowed to Graduate with their Classmates.
                                  Can you name them?
                 Nope!  Not me, but I can name a couple!  lol 

Next launch:  🚀  Friday  0801    Atlas V Data Satellite.

Spanish Boca RatonRat’s Mouth, origin of name likely a

colloquial translation, Thieves Inlet  in Biscayne Bay area.

Not bad!  National average salary for teachers – $58,064. 

Next event:    Roberto’s Little Havana Restaurant  C. B.
                                    Visit: # 9      Last: 02-24-16 

Education is when you read the fine print.
    Experience is what you get if you don’t.  – Pete Seeger

Sent from my I-teepee, ole Indian have Heap – Plenty Experience!  😉

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. – Joseph Brodsky

Hello CREW… 💘                                                     08-13-17

      Giddy-up!     Time  for  Cowboy  Fixins?
         Let’s  SAVOR  😋  some ribs, beans and garlic bread!  

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW  event
      5:00 PM   Wednesday    08-16-17
 Sonny’s – Real Pit Bar-B-Q

           10 N. Courtenay Parkway  M.I.  Fl 32953

     On the East side of Courtenay Pkwy.   449-9102


                           Visit: # 15     Last:  02-15-17

Next Launch: 🚀  Space X Falcon 9  Monday 12:31 PM 

Safety fact:   Never put your feet on dashboard:  😲

   Airbags deploy at 100 to 220 miles per hour,

      could send your knees through your eye sockets

          in the event of a crash or accidental deployment.

War, what is it good for?  😢

This is not a political statement, it is a comment from

a Navy Veteran that is hoping another never happens!

Watch  ALL  of the video and I am sure you will agree.

There are worse crimes than burning books.
      One of them is not reading them.   – Joseph Brodsky

Sent from my I-teepee reading my Louis LaMour Cowboy books! 

Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something. – Plato

Hello CREW…                                                         08-10-17

   Longdoggers  –  13 CHS Alumni   Ripped it!  😉  

                                        Rip  –  to surf  (menu)  very well

Attendees:  L – R 

Gerri Dutcher, Indian, Ginger Fine,

            Jackie Lane, Gary, Laura Minot, Lee Barnhart,

                  Judy Denny, Mary Laycock, Bill Weinberg,

                    Carole Saxe, Helen Granger, Clark True.

                            SERVER:  Lea was a good one!

                   BTW  their Conch Chowder was sooooo good! 😋

Some Good News…   Susan Ellinor CHS’59  is alive
     and well.  Plans to join up with the  CREW  soon!

What’s in Your wallet?   What ever it is,  KEEP IT IN
      your wallet.  American’s owe over 1 trillion $$$.
         Ugh!  Exchange rate for beads & buffalo skins is good! 

Just sayin’  –   with current  Tense World Situation, 
           wear your sun glasses 24/7…  there could be
               a blinding white flash ⚡ any day now!  
                 Ugh!  Plan move teepee under ground soon. 

Just sayin’ –  term coined to be used at the end of
                       something  insulting or offensive  to
                      take the heat off you when you say it.  

Next event:     Sonny’s Barbecue – Merritt Island
                               Visit: # 15         Last:  02-15-17

Wise men speak because they have something to say;
    fools because they have to say something.   – Plato

Sent from my I-teepee,  Ole Indian is  SPEACHLESS !  😉

Barn One

Hello CREW…  💘                                                   08-06-17

         Surf’s ξ Up?      Kowabunga!
     Corrupted version of the Hawaiian “kupaianaha,”
         which means “fantastic,”   Now we know!   😲
Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW  event⊆
      5:00 PM   Wednesday   August 9, 2017 
LONG DOGGERS  –  Cocoa Beach

        350 W. Cocoa Beach Cswy in Cocoa Beach!  613-0002


                                 Visit:  # 5       Last:  04-26-17

                  If the weather is good, we could sit outside?

WHAT?  R U Serious?   The old State Theater in Cocoa

 reportedly haunted by former handyman named Joe,

  known to open/close doors throughout the building.

  Naaaa  that was one of our CHS Classmates who opened

      an emergency door to let in kids with no money!  😉 

Thirsty?  Secret Bachelor info, hundreds of drinks!  

                  BillyTwoBeers listed:  “Luv”     ( in 1980’s)  
Two of these and you will  WANT TO !  😈


One more:      Witnessed at a local  “Sports Bar”.

                Horsd’oeuvre‘s?   Small cup of Gummy Bears

                          marinated in Fireball liquor.  TBD   

Every student needs someone who says, simply,

     ‘You mean something. You count.’   – Tony Kushner

Sent from my I-teepee        THANK YOU  –  Mrs. Pomeroy  😉

15 CHS Alumni = A great time at Ashley’s!

Hello CREW… 💘                                                    08-03-17

    15 CHS Alumni    =    A great time at  Ashley’s!

Back Row: Charlie Murray, Jack Crockett, Roy Tharpe, Indian.
Middle Row:     Corinne Bowley, Helen Granger,   Ann Driskill, Clark True.
Front Row:   David Alexander, Gregg Seitner, Mary Laycock, Judy Denny, Priscilla Firkins. 
Not shown in picture, Gerry Sue Murray.
                   SERVER:  Christie was AWESOME as always!
Crew “Thank You Jack Crockett for Shrimp Appetizers!” 
        Special Thanks to Gerri 🌹 Dutcher for the picture!
NOTE:Indian make huge error!  😲

   Date correction, CHS Classmate  Billy Fine,

            passed 8 years ago on Jun 29th.

      My sincere apology for this oversight! 

Remembering…  Today marks  8  years since our
                          Classmate and Friend  Billy Fine  passed. 
         CHS Class of 59 Alumni we will always remember.
 Today is…     National Watermelon Day  🍉

Harvey’s!   –  is open, was old Winn-Dixie in Cocoa.

  The Pentagon reports that a N.K. launched missile
    ACCIDENTLY    returned to home and exploded.
Sources say, the Little Idiot programed it incorrectly.
                        Instead of  TO:  he typed  FROM:  😈

Next event:       Long Doggers  –  Cocoa Beach   

If today were the last day of your life,
                     what would you be doing?  –  Steve Jobs

Sent from my I-teepee, Launching an  ARROW  to  N.K.  Idiot!

5:00 PM Wednesday August 2, 2017 Ashley’s Restaurant

Hello CREW…  💘                                                     07-30-17

   Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event

5:00 PM   Wednesday   August 2, 2017    

             Ashley’s  Restaurant

                  1609  Highway 1    Rockledge, Fl   636-6430


CHS Alumni   –   August Birthdays

                10  Barbara Thomas   10  Ginny Brendel

17  Jeanne Kenaston   21  Sherri Gentry   24  Jim Ward

   25  Ruth Zedalis   26  Suzanne Worland    32  Charlie Chan

Old  memories!   😢    Bernard’s Surf Restaurant

                                    is scheduled to be demolished. 

                         Most of us have dined at this site built in 1952.

New memories?  😁  Time Out Sports Bar – open Aug!

                       Site of the old Chevrolet Garage in Cocoa.

Could be the next CREW pleasing location!  See details:
            Will bring copy of their menu to Ashley’s Wednesday.  😋

R U Ready?   College 🏈 Football starts in 5 weeks!

                Might see ya at  Time Out  for all the  Kick-off  Party’s?

               Hummm   wonder if they will be  Nole – Gator  friendly? 

Time to say  THANK YOU  for your efforts:

Lois Atkinson, George Reinhart  – CREW  photo work.

Lois Atkinson      CHS’59   for: 

Conrad Koch       CHS’59   for:  
Corinne Bowley CHS’61   for:   CREW  Birthday Treats.

Anyone else?     Hummm  maybe one token INDIAN?

Bill Hardy  CHS’59         a.k.a.  BillyTwoBeers 

He sends out two weekly email’s that  might  be read

                   by two or three… ?   Cocoa High Alumni.          

You have enemies?  Good.

        That means you’ve stood up for something,

                 sometime in your life.   –  Winston Churchill

Sent from my I-teepee, Ugh! No enemies but leery of  “Gators”!

Poorest town in Florida – Sebring, Florida Town median household income: $25,663

Hello CREW…. 💘                                                   07-23-17

   Yep!   Back to where  IT  started!  😉  

 Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event 

      5 PM     Wednesday     July 26, 2017
    Norman’s Raw Bar & Grille  
               3  Forrest Avenue,  Cocoa  433-0872
                 1st Visit: 2008        Visit: # 20       Last:  05-24-17

July 26th  All or Nothing Day.    What will you have?
    Either way to participate in this special day, you 
   must be “all in”  ???   Certainly a day of extremes!
  CREW…  let’s be  “All in”   at Norman’s this Wednesday. 

What is your savings bond worth?

Poorest town in Florida   –  Sebring, Florida
                 Town median household income:  $25,663
 Cocoa $30,384  Cocoa B $51,868   Rockledge $59,905

How beautiful it is to do nothing,
               and then rest afterward.   –  Spanish proverb

Sent from my I-teepee, getting ready to be “all-in” for my NAP!  😉

Brewster, Fl… Just south of Lakeland … Population 3, is the Smallest town in Florida.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                 07-20-17

   19  CHS Alumni and Friends enjoyed El Tucan. 
               Margaritas and Food… soooo good!  😋

ATTENDEES:  L – R   Judy McAllister, Lois Atkinson,
       Jack Crockett, Bob & Judy Berghult, Clark True,
        Ann Driskill, Myrna Swindell, Sandy Mangum,
    Harvey Baker, Bill Weinberg, Carole Saxe, Indian,
 Gregg Seitner,   Chris Bill Savannah Gerri – Dutcher.

THANK YOU!  George Reinhart for the picture and
        Harvey Baker for arranging seating for our visit! 
                   SERVER:   Shila  was  Superior! 

NEW  locations in our area to visit soon! 
          Twisted Birch, Dirty Oar. Time Out, Mr. Rib,
      Dad’s, Cryderman Barbecue, Taco and Rhythm,
 Que Pasa, German Beer Garden, Billy’s Beer Barrel.

Studies indicate that oxygen is slowly killing you
                    but, it takes about 75-100 years to work!

Brewster, Fl    Just south of Lakeland.  Population 3
                                  Smallest town in Florida.

Next Event:  Improved?  Norman’s Sports Bar
                                                   Visit: #20       Last:  05-24-17
It’s not what you look at that matters,
                    it’s what you see. – Henry David Thoreau

Sent from my I-teepee, did you see a HAPPY Indian at El Tucan?

A few cups of coffee a day could???? lower your risk of dying prematurely.

Hello CREW… 💘                                                           O7-16-17

               Si Amigo’s!   Zee Margarita’s R theese beeg!




         Cinco PM     Wednesday     July 19, 2017
       El Tucan  Mexican Restaurant, M. I. 
                 225 N. Sykes Creek Parkway M.I.  453-7501
                        About a 100 yards North of  HOOTERS!
  What    Sneaky
        Click for zee MENU!

What? Harvey’s moving to new location in Cocoa?  

                     Winn-Dixie to convert to  “Harvey’s”  in August.

How far is it?   Very good INFO site,   has lot of “stuff”!

                     click here:

  Cocoa to Juneau, AK   4227 miles.    Need a ride?   Call Uber?

JULY 19th  –  National Daiquiri Day!  Make mine a “Rita”!

Keep Drinking!  lol   

  Studies that looked at hundreds of thousands of people

  for about 16 years finds that a few cups of coffee a day
      could?   lower your risk of dying prematurely.

The true test of a man’s character is what he does

                         when no one is watching.   –  John Wooden

Sent from my I-teepee,   Ugh!   Don’t  PEEK  into my teepee!   😉