Salad Potluck & Games
Coffee Field Trip
NONE THIS MONTH
Contact: Sue Ballard
June 30-July 7
1st Jerry Katz
10th Tina Simmons (Happy 21st!)
11th Kelli Castagnoli (Happy 21st!)
12th Chad Kranak (Happy 18th!)
14th Don Pitcher
Brian Pitcher (Happy 24th!)
18th Kevin Simmons (Happy 15th!)
Ryan Teran (Happy 16th!)
Jeremy Brown (Happy 17th!)
20th Janis Gerlinger
26th Claire Brooks-Schulke (Happy 9th!)
27th Doug Eastman (Happy 21st!)
David Painter (Happy 21st!)
28th Keith Roessler
29th Jenny Pitcher (Happy 22nd!)
Shana Katz (Happy 12th!)
What: Salad Potluck & Games
When: Thursday, July 29th, 7:15pm
Where: Randi's House
...for Kathy Roessler
Matsumoto School's New Staff Secretary
Congratulations to Kacey Roessler who graduated from DeAnza magna cum laude with her AA in Professional Photography. Now she is transferring to San Jose State where she plans on majoring in business. Way to go Kacey!! Your Mom & Dad are very proud!
Heinrichsen was honored at Pioneer's Senior recognition night with many
nice awards. She received three scholarships, one
from CSF, one from PTSA and one music scholarship. She also received
Presiden'ts Award for Educational Excellence, her CSF Lifetime Gold
award, Golden State Exam awards, and Pioneer's Service Award which
a Gold ASB card for lifetime use. Her parents are very proud of
What's more American than Mom and Apple Pie?
Mom's Apple Pie
(Double Crust Apple Pie)
2 cups all purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt
2/3 cup shortening
5-7 tablespoons COLD water
Mix shortening, salt, flour with a fork until crumbly
Add 5 tablespoons water and mix well, adding more water if
6-8 tart apples (Macintosh, Granny Smith)
Pare, core and thinly slice
3/4 - 1 cup sugar
2 tablespoons all purpose flour
1/2-1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 tablespoons butter (or margarine)
Combine sugar, flour, cinnamon in a bowl
Add apple slices and mix well
Take 1/2 of the pastry and roll flat with rolling pin
Line a 9" or 10" pie plate with the pastry
Fill with apple mixture
Dot with butter (or margarine)
Take the remaining pastry dough and roll flat
Place dough on top of apple pie mix
Crimp along edges creating a scalloped edging
Take a knife and cut slits into top pastry for steam to escape
Bake in a 400 oven for 50 minutes or until crust is brown
Let cool and serve
Saturday Coffee Clatches Continue
Things I did not know (and every American should):
1. The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929; "7" was selected because the original containers were 7 ounces. "UP" indicated the direction of the bubbles.
2. Mosquito repellents don't repel. They hide you. The spray blocks the mosquito's sensors so they don't know you're there.
3. Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept at least 6 feet away from a toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the flush. (Is this true, Lou?)
4. The liquid inside young coconuts can be used as substitute for blood plasma.
5. American car horns beep in the tone of F.
6. No piece of paper can be folded more than 7 times.
7. Donkeys kill more people annually than plane crashes.
8. 1 in every 4 Americans has appeared on television.
9. You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television.
10. Oak trees do not produce acorns until they are fifty years of age or older.
11. The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum.
12. The king of hearts is the only king without a mustache.
13. A Boeing 747s wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.
14. American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating 1 olive from each salad served in first-class.
15. Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
16. The first CD pressed in the US was Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the USA."
17. Apples, not caffeine, are more efficient at waking you up in the morning.
18. The 57 on the Heinz ketchup bottle represents the number of varieties of pickles the company once had.
19. The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
20. Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin.
21. The first owner of the Marlboro company died of lung cancer.
22. Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
23. Betsy Ross is the only real person to ever have been the head on a Pez dispenser.
24. Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.
25. Adolf Hitler's mother seriously considered having an abortion but was talked out of it by her doctor.
26. Marilyn Monroe had six toes.
27. All US Presidents have worn glasses. Some just didn't like being seen wearing them in public.
28. Walt Disney was afraid of mice.
29. The sound of E.T. walking was made by someone squishing her hands in jelly.
30. Debra Winger was the voice of E.T.
31. Pearls melt in vinegar.
32. It takes 3,000 cows to supply the NFL with enough leather for a year's supply of footballs.
33. Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for dating are already married.
34. The three most valuable brand names on earth: Marlboro, Coca Cola, and Budweiser, in that order.
35. It is possible to lead a cow upstairs...but not downstairs.
36. Average life span of a major league baseball: seven pitches.
37. A duck's quack doesn't echo and no one knows why.
38. The reason firehouses have circular stairways
is from the days when the engines were pulled by horses. The horses were
stabled on the ground floor and figured out how to walk up straight
39. Richard Milhouse Nixon was the first US president whose name contains all the letters from the word "criminal."
40. The second? William Jefferson Clinton.
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President - Merrilee Claverie
Newsletter & Webmaster - Ginny Gomez
Treasurer - Sharon Simmons
Coffee Coordinator - Sue Ballard