On July 1st,
1916 the Battle of Somme began.
At Beaumont Hamel, the Newfoundland Regiment
advanced into point blank fire from German machine guns.
Only 68 of 801 who went into battle answered roll
call the next day. Lest
of gloomy weather on the 1st of July 2013, our
Canadian flags flew proudly on
’s birthday. It
was wonderful watching the celebrations across
from the comfort of my easy chair.
I think I sang O’
Saturday, July 27th, we will be enjoying the
songs of ‘The Man In Black.’
We are excited to be hosting “
’s Ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute Show” featuring Paul
Anthony who will be giving us the complete Johnny Cash
are available at the Branch for $20 per person and
according to the testimonials on the website, they won’t
forget, we are singing all summer long in the McCullagh
Lounge. I will
have to see if Marie knows ‘Folsom Prison Blues’ or
‘Ring of Fire’ and of course on our Friday Karaoke
nights, you are sure to hear just about everything!
You may even have a few renditions of your own and
you would certainly be welcome.
shopping is underway and the fishing boats are out for our
next Perch Dinner on Friday, July 12th, tickets
are at the door for $15/pp and as usual, take-out is at
the back door, down Central Lane.
then, just remember – If you think you are too small to
be effective, you have never been in bed with a mosquito!