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Saturday, October 31, 2015

Halloween ~ Standard Time ~ Halloween Card ~ Spider Eggs ~ Kristen ~ Isabella Bowler ~ Uncle Jimmy/Main Building Supply ~ Samhain

Good 50º cloudy morning.

I'm ready...

Ok, don't forget tonight, October 31st, to set your clocks back an hour to standard time before you go to bed. 

Here is a history of Daylight and Standard Time:

Here is your Halloween card:
Make these for today....
Make your deviled eggs. Cut an olive in half and set on top, slice the other half into 8 pieces for the legs...
Today is a VERY special day... My Kristen's birthday. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVE!!! I hope you have a spectacular (spooktacular!) day!! (Her first trick-0r-treating Halloween, age 2) 

With me and her baby brother Brian, Kristen 4 years old...

Flower girl when Jerry and I got married... 8 years old.

She is the office manager at Coolidge Elementary School and yesterday everyone dressed up. Here is Kristen, aka Charlie Brown, with Snoopy!
The best birthday present is that her ovarian cancer is in remission! YES!!!
Today was also the birthday of Jerry's dad ... Hardin Maxwell.. (b. 10-31-1920 d. 4-1-81) RIP Hardin. Happy Birthday!
AND.... today is the 3rd birthday of my pal Trish Bowler's  (hubby John... LASD ret) granddaughter Isabella. HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRETTY GIRL!!! (with her dad Kevin and brother Ian:)

"10-31" ... 'request unit and frequency'

There are more 10 codes, but not enough days in October for them all....

10-33 ... request emergency clearance
10-34 ... request routine clearance
10-36 ... correct time
10-37 ... identify operator
10-38 ... request clearance to run subjects
10-39 ... request to clear call
10-97 ... arrived at scene
10-98 ... finished assignment
Historically this date..
1864 – Nevada is admitted as the 36th U.S. state.

1913 – Dedication of the Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across United States.

1941 – After 14 years of work, Mount Rushmore is completed.

1984 – Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassinated by two security guards.Riots soon break out in New Delhi and nearly 10,000 Sikhs are killed.

And births this date include...
1860 – Juliette Low, American founder of the Girl Scouts (d. 1927) (How about that Kristen!!! And you were a GS Leader!)

1912 – Dale Evans, American singer and actress (d. 2001)
... I wanted to be her when I was small!

1922 – Barbara Bel Geddes, American actress (d. 2005)
.... "Miss Ellie" !

1927 – Lee Grant, American actress

1936 – Michael Landon, American actor (d. 1991)

1943 – Brian Piccolo, American football player (d. 1970)

1947 – Frank Shorter, American runner

1950 – John Candy, Canadian comedian and actor (d. 1994)
He was sure a funny guy. Loved him in Uncle Buck!

1963 – Dermot Mulroney, American actor
My Best Friend's Wedding.... loved him in that!

1963 – Rob Schneider, American actor
Yesterday was Uncle Jimmy's last day working at Ace Main in Rogue River. They held a party for him, free barbecued hot dogs, cake and cookies. All his pals showed up to wish him well.... He graduated from Rogue River High and 4 of his football pals were there. One even took a long drive from Klamath Falls.
Julie and Mark serving up food for the event...

Tall Paul, Big Dan, and Uncle Jimmy singing Happy Birthday to me this past September...

 Later... Reruns for dinner. Chair, TV, wine. Nice. Warmed to 78º, still with those clouds overhead.

All I know. Nuff said. Happy   Halloween Saturday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
October 31st
Samhain Day

A Gaelic Holiday celebrating the end of harvest season and the beginning of winter. Celebrated by the Scottish and Irish people.