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"Dedicated to Prom Night 2001"The Danleers
Name: John Baker () on Friday, October 6, 2000 at 13:00:14
City and State: Lomita, CA
Message:Well the Homecoming game is finally upon us. It looks a little drizzly, but don't let that deter your Cougar spirit. Let's all be there to root for our Mighty Cougars. Cougartowners be sitting on the South end of the East grandstand.
If anyone has oldies CD's to bring to the Stick and Stein party, please mark them so you can get them back. We'll be upstairs at the Stick and Stein, just like last year. The Stick and Stein is also providing appetizers and our own bar and bartender. We'll also be crowning our own Cougartown King and Queen. If you were there last year, you know how much fun was had by all. I hope to see you all there again tonight. The Stick and Stein is located at 707 N Sepulveda, between Imperial and El Segundo Bl. on the West side of Sepulveda.
Name: pat bush () on Friday, October 6, 2000 at 12:10:43
City and State: buena park
Message: ALRIGHT A LITTLE ACTION IN COUGAR-TOWN. IT SOUNDS LIKE JUAN & LORI NEED TO MAKE A DATE FOR THAT PROM NIGHT & MAYBE GET IT RIGHT THIS TIME !!!!!
I think "BIG MARIO" has first dibs on Lori.
Name: Barbara () on Friday, October 6, 2000 at 11:22:27
City and State: El Segundo, CA
Message: now, now, now, Juan and Lori, kiss and make-up.
Name: Chris Hood () on Friday, October 6, 2000 at 10:16:32
E-Mail: QUACK...quack, quack, quack, quack
City and State: Home of Prefontaine
Message: Just recently one of the two high schools (North Bend High) in our Northwest bay area, opened an athletic Hall of Fame. My employer’s daughter will be in the first group inducted as a 4A State champion in five swimming events. She later went on to the University of Michigan where she set several Big-10 records. While I am sure other High Schools have such honors, this was the first from our area. They are honoring individuals back to 1926, which I thought was very cool. It will allow the new breed to look back on their posterity with pride and inspiration. Is there a Cougar Hall of fame? It would seem almost strange if there was not, considering the pride and interest demonstrated towards cougar warriors within these pages. I can visualize the Lent-Sloey-Baker-Hood nominating committee. A special category could be the guy most likely to call the other teams cheerleaders “Sluts”…”Prom Sluts” or “most likely to be a Slut”. I can think of one nomination…….Hi Lisa….Hi Kelly, 70 degrees plus and perfect all week. Oh yea… RE: The Busti-Paddelford debate…You guys have been watching too much of the Gore/Bush national embarrassment debates. And, Kinda…Quack…Quiet…Quack…out there… Quack…. We’re starting a I wanna be a California Duck Fan Club…send us five bucks and you’ll receive the official Tail Feather and a Henry Weinhardt Private Reserve bottle cap. We will be donating the proceeds to California Universities so next year they can afford to send their offense.
Hey Chris, You quack me up. These Bruin fans think of the Ducks as an "off week". Their minds are back in the days of Mel Farr and Gary Beban, Kermit Johnson and Mike Ballou, Fred McNeill and Randy Cross. Now THOSE were "DUCK Stompin'" teams. Of course Oregons big sport in those days was LaCrosse. They can't figure out how the Washington and Oregon teams are doing it. There's got to be some Pac 10 recruiting violations going on somewhere. So I say if my team "USC" loses to Oregon, then I'll send in my 5 bones and will wear the OU tail feather and the HWPR bottle cap proudly, as I don't really care who I root for, as long as they're a WINNER!!
I do have to say though that OU has got to have the "BUTT UGLIEST" uniforms in all of college football.
Name: Juan Bustios () on Friday, October 6, 2000 at 10:01:06
City and State: Torrance,CaLL
Message: Lori padalford you see what your big mouth got you into.you try to bad mouth me on this web site then you try to discredit me by posting another childish statement about me saying anything i have to say is B.S.and that i only wish i had half the class that you do well for all the viewers of this website please take a minute of your time and take a look at,in her own words what lori has to say on page 302 then go to page 307 and read what her respose is to Juan Bustios and decide for yourselfs WHO'S LYEING and who isn't the truth of the matter i realy don't care i'm tired of you continuing to bag on me after all these years ENOUGH IS ENOUGH LORI GET A LIFE.
Hey Lori, This is a joke, Right?
Name: Juan Bustios () on Thursday, October 5, 2000 at 22:25:00
City and State: Torrance
Message: Lori Padelford once again you have shown your true colors. You see that this website was created for people to talk to old friends and make new ones all over thw world. Do me a favor and grow-up. Next time you decide to get personal and make childish remarks, just remember I've grown up since 1976-1980 - why don't you!
Name: Alan Nelson () on Thursday, October 5, 2000 at 17:45:59
City and State: Parker, Az
Message: Jon (Jonathan) Woods owns the Espresso Shop here on the River that Dennis mentioned. He went to HHS, but didn't graduate (something about a silly rule that says you actually have to go to school once in a while). I think he would have been class of '78. His older sister, Debbie, was class of '72, and there was an older brother, Dave, somewhere in between, possibly class of '75 or '76. Anyone coming to the River, be sure to stop in and have a cup at Kahuna's. In addition to the best espresso and capuccino on the River, he has an impressive collection of vintage surfboards, including a 12 foot redwood model from the '20s.
Name: Lori () on Thursday, October 5, 2000 at 16:20:36
Message: Juan,Juan,Juan,.... Me upset that we didn't go to the prom together? You must be joking! As far as class goes, you should have half the class I do. Now you are free to post whatever you want in Feedback however, remember anyone from our era at HHS would not take anything you have to say seriously considering your...well..ya know.
Name: gary nix () on Thursday, October 5, 2000 at 00:15:43
City and State: gardnerville, nevada
Message: Hello Cougartown...hope to see everyone friday night at the game, john will you be selling Cougartown shirts again this year, i need a new one..see you friday.
Hey big Gary, Haven't seen you since we kicked some serious butt at the last Homecoming picnic flag football game. Yes, Ctown Tshirts will be on sale at the Stick and Stein. See you Friday night.
Name: Norm Vorhis () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 22:15:27
City and State: Monrovia, Ca
Message: Call it: "what goes around comes around", "retribution", or "payback", I got "egged" today. Isn't this where I came in about this time last year? I was on Inglewood Ave at 145th (in Hawthorne), just north of Lawndale High, stopped in the left turn lane. It came from my left rear and hit the drip rail above my open window, parts of egg splattering to the lower door (inside and out), my arm, shoes, up in the air and down to the outside windshield, hood and front fender. This was the kind of shot we could only dream about.
I would say, "HE OMELETED YA". Norv, now see that's the kind of shot we never could quite pull off. The perfect "10" egging, as it were. Thanks for sharing and maybe one of these Halloweens we'll get the old "eggin' gang" back together and do a little "Omeleting" ourselves.
Hey.....the older we get, the better we were.........
Name: Sheree Klingenhagen () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 22:01:28
Maiden: none other
City and State: Torrance, CA
Message: Looking forward to the reunion on Saturday and Dale save a dance for me! Also, so sorry to hear about your uncle. Anyway, yes everyone please come on down to the 25 year class reunion at the Irvine Marriott on Saturday night, it should be another fun night as the past reunions have been fantastic and I expect nothing less from this one. Alot of time and planning goes into something of this extent but believe me it is worth it in the long run to meet up with your friends from high school. As Dale said cash at the door is fine but a phone call before hand to let the company know your coming is always a good thing to do also. See you all at the Homecoming game and at the reunion too!
75ers, once again, do NOT miss your reunion if at all possible. These are magic times for you, and when they're gone, they're gone. We'll see you all on Friday at the game when the mighty mighty Cougars surgically remove the Mira Costa Mustangs mane.
Name: Marilyn Ross () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 20:58:25
City and State: Garden Grove, Ca
Message: Hey DORIS DONALDSON, just wanted to say welcome aboard. It's nice to see someone posting from my era that I actually remember!
Name: JUAN BUSTIOS () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 19:54:30
City and State: Torrance Ca.
Message: Lori Padelford when are you ever going to grow up the comment you posted was typical of you and in bad taste its obvious that your still upset that I told you that I would not go to the prom with you so get over it. Show a little class.
ANITA YOUNG yes MIKE and CARMEN are my older brother and sister Mike lives in Denver and Carmen lives in Florida.
Name: Ron Dickson () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 19:39:12
City and State: Norco, Ca
Message: I was just wondering when we get to see the pictures from the northwest reunion.
I don't know Ron but I'll bet someone that was there knows.
Name: Dan Johnson () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 19:31:39
City and State: Hawthorne, CA
Message: Ms. Hansen -- I did not have you for a teacher but I think I remember you as being a really beautiful teacher (no Police jokes here). As I also recall, our principal was quite a looker too (Mrs. Quetzch?)
Name: Linda Stoddard () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 17:43:22
City and State: Cambria, California
Message: This is my first time on Feedback. Lot of fond memories of Hawthorne High. Sorry I can't make the 25 year this weekend. It should be fun. Will try and make "Prom Night" next year. Anyone from the class of "75 remember Friday night parties at my house? Fun, Fun, Fun!
Name: Dale Hahlbeck Jr. () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 17:34:20
Maiden: dance card is filling up fast!
City and State: Bush Country (or is that County?)
Message: NO BEER AT THE HHS PICNIC??????? Time to buy stock in the ODOULS Non Alcoholic Beverage CO.
To answer Oct 7th Reunion questions looks like 45-50 alums and 1/2 bringing mates, spouses so around 90-100 expected at showtime. If you are paying at the door ya gotta bring cash !!!
For pricing, contact Tony at 760-433-4558 but I am paying at the door too so I gotz to head to the ATM prior to Saturday...but it looks like a good time to be had by all...and we are going to have BEER at the reunion I PROMISE!!!
ANYONE who can't make it we will have pics online soon!! But if ya live close to Irvine COME ON DOWN!!!
On a serious note, my Uncle George Hahlbeck(58?) had a slight stroke over the weekend...but he is doing fine and should be home today.....I will keep you posted about his condition.
Just goes to show you never know how long you have hear in "Cougarworld" so head to your reunions to enjoy the glory days.....before you run out of your days(wow a Mailander moment...!) hee hee
Rock Steady ya'll and see ya Sat Night all right! H1
Name: Jeanne Carrillo () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 17:23:30
City and State: Carlsbad, CA
Message: Hi All, Long time since I've chatted. I was in Laughlin last weekend and there was a big car show. All kinds of cool old cars. I know lots of you guys are into that stuff. I was doing a little "eavesdropping" and heard there is going to be a huge car show in Yuma, Ariz in March. It caught my "ear" because my daughter and grandkids live there. I just may have to cruise by. Also... have a question. Was at the "losers" lounge (which tells you how my gambling went) and some guy was trying to impress me by saying he was from Torrance and that the Beach Boys played at his prom in the early 60's. I thought he was full of b-. Does anyone know if that is true or not. Or if any of the Beach Boys read this.... let me know. I thought my 1969 prom was the only one they played at..... I felt betrayed. P.S. Also had my 31st wedding anniversery yesterday... who would have ever guessed!! Even I wouldn't have taken that bet. Love to all.
Jeanne, He was trying to impress you.
Name: Kelley () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 16:34:22
City and State: Ramona,Ca
Message: well i have been in the south bay for a week now and have seen no sun! So I thought I'd visit my friend Lisa Graham up here in the high desert of San Diego County where the sun is always shining and terribly hot . Not today it's about to rain! Is it something i said? Man at least when it's overcast in Oregon you can still breath! See ya Friday night. I can't imagine what else they need us to bring to the picnic I think they thought of about everything. Kind of hard to bring all that stuff after traveling 1000 miles. The chair was the hardest to carry on but they let me sit on it in the isle. The potato salad is a little funky now but a little salmilla is good now and again. Good thing meat is not my favorite food group.
Name: Donald Scheliga () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 14:15:12
City and State: West Covina
Message: John-- The guy in the picture with Joyce is Sammy Taylor. I believe he went on to LHS.
YES!!! Donald you are correct. Sammy Taylor went to that "L" school over there on I think Rosecrans. You win an all expenses paid trip to beautiful West Covina in sunny So Cal.......OH, you live in West Covina? Well then enjoy your stay and I will see you and Vicki on Friday, all decked out in your new Cougartown Tshirt.
By the way folks, anyone that wants a Tshirt, and is going to the game this weekend, they will be available at the Stick and Stein after the game, and you'll save the 4 dollars shipping.
Name: John Baker () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 13:40:14
City and State: Lomita, CA
Message:This just in......This gorgeous little girl with the "Yogi" shirt on is Mr USC-Howard "Paco" Duran's GRAND DAUGHTER!!! Howard, say it ain't so!!! How could you let her go over to the "other" side like that? This has to be a joke right??
Name: Karen Considine () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 13:30:48
City and State: The Thorne
Message: Where is the class of 1970??? No one from '70 ever leaves any feedback. I know you're out there reading the feedback, why not add something?
Class of 1970's people, where are you?
Name: LEEROY FELDERRUSTER () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 12:35:24
City and State: shiloam springs. ak
Message: HOWDY! MEZ ENS BEULAH LIKS TA NOSE MORS BOUT DAT DER PROMS. IZ ET A COMS LIKS YOUSE WUZ OR DA YA HAB TA GIT ALL GUZZYED UPS? HUH? LEEROY FELDERRUSTER AND BEULAH MR. BAKER WED JEST SENDS U A POSSEM FRUM DA RESTERAUNT BY UPS BUTS BE KAREFULD ET MIGHTS STIL BES ALIB! DEY DO BITS.
Uhhhh.......gee thanks LeeRoy. Uhhh I'll be real careful when I open it. I'll back over the box with a truck first.
Name: Ingrid () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 11:37:38
City and State: Long Beach, CA
Message: I haven't chimed in here in months, so I thought I'd take a moment to let you folks know there ARE folks from the class of '74 that are out here checking in, lurking, reading feedback. However, I've said it before, and I'll say it again, our class was probably most noted for its apathy. Heck, we didn't even have a Valedictorian with a 4.0 grade average!
I'll miss you all at the Homecoming event(s) this year. I had a prior family commitment that is rather important, so instead, I'm looking forward to the big Prom event next year.
John, I know one of these days we have to get together so I can retrieve my El Molinos, now that you're done with them. Should I be concerned that my bank has still never cashed my $10 check for this year's Cougartown membership dues? How long will you wait to deposit that thing? Or, have you waited so long it's no longer valid? If so, let me know, I'll send you a new one! Love ya boy!
Hi Ingrid, Geez I was a little worried about you girl. Nice to know you're still out there. You better make one of the Ctown events soon. I think the last one was a few Pinks runs ago. Yes, I still have your books and they are safe. I actually have a few pages to scan but it will only take an hour or so.
RE the checks that I haven't cashed. They're going into the bank by the middle of next week. I PROMISE!!! Thanks for checking in Ingrid. We'll get together on your books soon.
Name: Dennis Campbell () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 10:00:57
City and State: Mission Viejo, Ca.
Message: Hey JB, Speaking of pool I’m still waiting to get a rematch. You kicked my “you know what” the last time we played. Alan I was in Parker to make a donation to the local Indians you know that! I wouldn’t shoot the little doves. Hey Alan what year did John I’m not sure of his last name the surfer graduate from HHS? John owns and runs the coffee shop down the street from your new office or should I say “Crowbar Hotel” the place looks great; you did a super job. Back to John what’s up with the Grand Piano in the center of the coffee shop? Geez he has thousands of trophies for suffering from all around the world. Is this guy a star? We may need to add him to the HHS hall of fame. Please pass on the name of the coffee shop and location and John’s life story. Stay tuned, this could be a good one JB. OK I asked you to pass the salt & pepper not the pepper spray! Alan I’ll pick up the mink lining cuffs on way back from Thailand next week. I know you can’t wait. Alan Next time I head up your way I think I’ll bring along the Hood’s & JB1 & JB2. “John & Robin love to water ski” If you could back out that Big black & white police boat you could turn on the red lights and siren “O my” that would be O so much fuuuunnn!!!! The boys would go wild, then you could shoot them with that dam pepper spray.
Hey Alan, JB2 has refined me. If you're going to pepper spray me, it has to be with a light garlic and lemon pepper with just a hint of tarragon. Thanks Dennis and call me at home please.
Name: Sharon MacDonald () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 08:46:36
City and State: Burlington, WI
Message: Judy, Judy, Judy - the theme for prom night is a great one..... We will be engraving the date (when it is announced) on our calender so we will be sure not to miss it. We are going to Hawaii in March, so the trip to So. Cal will probably not be as long as it could be. But I know that with your guidance and lots of Cougars and Cougars by marriage in attendance, it can't help but be fun, fun, fun....
You know the debates were boring when my husband (who usually hangs on every political word being said) switched the channel and watched an old James Bond movie!
Name: Loretta Cuiper () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 02:57:57
City and State: Hawthorne, Ca
Message: Oops' I almost forgot to ask you all to also bring your own drinks, Sorry, but no Beer. So, again bring your own meat, chicken, chair, drinks and a dish for the pot luck share table. We will provide everything else. We will see you all on Friday and Saturday.....Always a Coug
Name: Mom B () on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 01:18:21
City and State: Thousand Oaks, CA
Message: I had to send my comments to John privately because I was afraid that he might edit my remarks and turn me into a Republican although I am sure that he would admit that would be pretty hard to do. Tried to bring myself to wish him luck in his choice but my fingers actually froze on the keyboard. I love him anyway!
Hey you are too funny Beverly.... Thanks, and we'll see you on Friday night.
Name: Diana Olsen () on Tuesday, October 3, 2000 at 23:32:48
City and State: Ogden, Utah
Message: Judy I've already said it once "One summer night" is truly inspired. Cheryl M. What mini reunion? I check Feedback daily and have heard of no mini reunion for "64" Whats up? I am planning on the PROM NIGHT. What a great idea. Thanks again Judy. Oh my gosh, this could be the greatest ever! When I just think of the fun we could have. OK so we have to give the chaperones the first drink (very large) from the punch bowl. The rest of the night is ours. Sandy and Lee Roy Mills if you are out there make plans for this one. Is there anything better than being a Cougar? Not. Diana
We'll see you there Diana. We'll know more in about 2 weeks, then it'll be a race to see who can get their tickets before they're all gone. I'm telling you now, this ones going to be BIG!!!
Name: Sharon Kettering Johnson () on Tuesday, October 3, 2000 at 23:17:24
Class: LHS 61
City and State: Nampa, Idaho
Message: LHS 61 In regards to the couple from HIS, is that by any chance, David Keniry?
No, but nice try Sharon. This guy would've been LHS62