Newsletter: AMICI D' ITALIA VOCE Brothers and sisters, PLEASE STAY SAFE AMICI D' ITALIA VOCE September, vol. 3, issue 7 * Our summer is coming to a close and in a few days, autumn will make it's appearance. Soon, our hot summer days will end bringing welcome relief as our temperature begins to cool. We are rushing toward the hectic holiday season with Thanksgiving only two months away. Our national medical emergency is beginning to wane, but we still are required to take precautions via wearing our masks. So please be cautious. *Happy Birthday We have just one member celebrating a birthday this month, but first I have to correct an error. In August I failed to recognize one of our most popular members who celebrated her birthday on August 25th. Happy Birthday to Gloria Wnorowski. Happy Birthday Gloria and I'm sorry for the mistake. * Our newest member, Phyllis Bonser is celebrating her birthday this month (Sept. 8th). Happy Birthday Phyllis and Happy (belated) Birthday to Gloria. * Old Business/New Business Our dinner this month will be our annual late summer picnic meal; hamburgers and hotdogs and “picnic fixin's”. As always, we appreciate members who donate desserts. *The Executive Committee did not decide on a restaurant for “Restaurant night”, so the membership will decide at our next general meeting, so stay tuned for information . * Remember, the dinner fee at our meetings is now $8. Guests are $12 as usual. *The Good of the Order Please pray for the repose of the souls of our deceased members. Please continue to pray for Kay Winter, and Tom DiFiglio (Christine Braddock's brother).* Also please say a little prayer for each of our members and for our nation. * Levity A Test For “Older Kids” Unfortunately, we've arrived at the stage our our lives where we can't quite recall all the details of events that occurred during our lifetimes, so this quiz maybe a little more difficult than you think. The answers are just on the tip of your tongue, but you can't quite remember. The answers are at the bottom of the page. 1. After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the sunset, the grateful citizens would ask “Who was that masked man?” Invariably, someone would say “ I don't know, but he left this behind”. What did he always leave behind? 2. “The story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to _____ _____ _______.” 3. After the Twist, the Mashed Potato and the Watusi, we danced under a stick that was lowered as low as we can go in a dance called the _________. 4. What “takes a licking and keeps on ticking”? 5, Red Skeleton's hobo character was named ______ ________ _______ and Red always ended his television show by saying “Good night and ______ _______.” 6. Some Americans who protested the Vietnam War did so by burning their ______ ______. 7. The cute little car with the engine and the back and the trunk in the front was called the VW. What other names did it go by? ________ & ___________. 8. Remember LS/MFT? It stood for _____ _______ _______ ________ ________. 9. “Hey kids! What time is it?” ______ ________ _________! 10. Who knows what secrets lie in the hearts of men? Only ______ _______ knows! 11. We can remember that the Soviet Union launched the first satellite into orbit. It was called __________. 12. Alka Seltzer used a “boy with a tablet on his head” as their Logo/Representative. What was his name? __________. 13. There was a song that came out in the early 60s that was “a graveyard smash”. Its name was ______ ________ _________. Answers 1) The Lone Ranger always left behind a silver bullet. 2) “protect the innocent”. 3) Limbo 4) the Timex watch. 5)”Freddy the Freeloader” and “Good Night and God bless”. 6) Draft cards (bras is also an acceptable answer). 7) Beetle or bug. 8. “Lucky Strike means fine tobacco”. 9) “It's Howdy Doody Time” 10) The Shadow. 11) Sputnik 12) “Speedy”. 13) The Monster Mash.