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Serving the Alumni of NBHS Class of 1960
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The alumni of New Britain Senior High (NBHS) of New Britain Connecticut,
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SAVE THE DATE
55th Class ReunionTo be held at the Aqua Turf in Soutington (Plantsville) on 9-27-2015
We have 55 classmates missing.....Our reunion is coming up Sept 27......Hope we can find some of them Please HELP!
NEW BRITAIN in the 50's on FaceBook
Click on link below to find thoughs on the Vietnam Wall from our High School
We lost 13 Class mates in 2014
June McLaughlin Bukowski, 1 February 2015
Robert Ropiak, 8 April 2015
Bradford “Butch” James Smith, 73, 9 May 2015
Johnnie Samuel, Sr. 29 June 2015
Johnnie A. Samuel, Sr., of New Britain, CT. Johnnie was born in Wilkerson County, Georgia on May 24th to the late Frank L. and Annie Bell Samuel in Wilkerson County Georgia (who precedes him). It was New Britain, CT where Johnnie spent the remaining years of his life until June 29, 2015.
Left to cherish his memories are: his devoted and loving two children Johnnie A. Samuel, Jr. (Massachusetts), and Annette (son-in-law, Keith) Givens (Florida). Three grandchildren; Erin, Andrew, and Jennifer. For support of his children and grandchildren their mother/grandmother Linda Samuel, A loving Aunt Elizabeth Curry (Ohio), a special cousin Frankie Mae Brown (Ohio). A special sister-in-law Johnsie (Elliot) Robertson (Georgia) and a nephew Tony (Elore) Brown (MD), and his nieces Letitia (William) Townes, Tracy Samuel (both CT), and a cousin Andy Brown (CT). His remaining brothers and sister; Willie Samuel (MI), Albert (Betty Ann) Samuel (CT), and Sue (Pierre) Hodge (CT). A brother George Samuel precedes him; Like brothers to John were James Wesley (Martha) Brown, Sr., Eddie Rose, Sr., Bob (Barbara) Pagano, Robert (Jackie) Butts and first cousin Lemmie (Joarner) Samuel, Sr., (who also is in our prayers) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and close friends.
A Celebration of Johnnie’s life will be held Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 11
a.m. at St. Jerome Church, 1010 Slater Rd., New Britain, CT. Burial with
full military honors will be in Fairview Cemetery, 120 Smalley St., New
Britain, CT. The American flag will be presented to Johnnie’s daughter,
Annette. Relatives and friends may call at the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home,
764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. Directions
to funeral home I-84 East or West – Exit 37 (Fienemann Road) right off exit
– one mile down on right. To extend condolences to the Samuel family or
to share a memory of Johnnie, please visit shakerfuneralhome.com
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Thought for the day
"The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be
public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be
tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should
be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt. People must again learn to
work, instead of living on public assistance."
- Cicero - 55 BC
So here it is. What have we learned in 2,067 years?
So, evidently nothing.
Remember: if you don't learn from history you are bound to repeat it