Jean Bohr Johnson

Profile Updated: June 22, 2016
Residing In: Clintonville, WI USA
Spouse/Partner: Phillip Johnson; married 03/01/1975
Occupation: Retired
Children: Beth, born 1982; Andy, born 1983; Steve, born 1986
Yes! Attending Reunion
Did you attend New Trier East, or New Trier West?

New Trier East

School Story:

My family moved from Winnetka to Northbrook the summer between our sophomore and junior years. Stayed in touch with a few of you after that, but it's been years, decades actually, since there has been any contact. Let's change that!

Did you inhale?

Yes

Who was the most attractive girl in our class (other than yourself)?

Mitty Adler

Who was the most attractive guy in our class (other than yourself)?

Steve Schmid

Were you at the flag pole in front of NTE on the day that a group of students attempted to lower the flag to half-mast to protest the war in Viet Nam?

no

What was the make and model of the car you drove in HS? Do you ever miss it now?

walked or took city bus. Took train in blizzard of '69 with no money cuz I lost my purse.

Did any of your children attend New Trier?

No

Which of the following can be found in a dark corner of your closet?

none of the above

Did your father attend New Trier?

No

Did your mother attend New Trier?

No

How do you describe yourself politically?

Other

Do you believe in God?

Yes

All things considered, was Nixon a good, or a bad President?

He was bad

Did you ever listen to WNTH?

Yes

Unless you think it's none of anybody's goddam business, how would you describe your sexual preferences?

exclusively heterosexual

Are all kids who lived on the North Shore and went to New Trier spoiled whiny elitist brats who had everything handed to them on a silver platter? (Just asking.)

No, I was never whiny

Who decided that the Indians and the Cowboys should become . . . Trevians? Who decided that Echoes should become Trevia? Should that person (or persons) be severely punished?

Yes

Are you aware that there was a full-blown scandal -- involving the otherwise inactive Winnetka Police -- to investigate sexting at New Trier? Do you sleep more soundly at night knowing that the Winnetka Police is ensuring that smart phones are not used to transmit photos of students' naughty bits?

No, I was not aware of it - Was Chris Robling involved?

How did you feel about New Trier during your attendance there?

I loved some things, and hated others

Which Junior High did you attend?

Other Sacred Heart, Winnetka

What institutions of higher learning have conferred a degree upon you?

Fox Valley Technical College

In which Village did you reside at the time you graduated from New Trier?

Winnetka

What happened to the idealism that was so prevalent in the late 60s and early 70s?

Nothing, I am as idealistic as ever

The best thing about growing up in the North Shore was . . .

Other Beaches

My innermost circle of close friends at New Trier included, and I would often be seen in the company of . . .

The following classmates from New Trier East: Beth McGoldrick, Gary Minx, Steve Schmid, Maryann Dempsey

Do you remember the first time you slow-danced with a girl/boy/forest nymph at a New Trier party? If so (don't lie to us), who was he(she)(it)? Did he(she)(it smell of fresh-cut grass, open skies, and warm wool-sweater? Will you ever forget that moment? Who was it? (We won't tell.)

Yes! I will never forget! It was: Chuck Cutler

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Feb 07, 2019 at 11:37 AM

Happy Birthday Jim!

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Dec 11, 2018 at 10:56 AM

Happy birthday Terri! Hope you ate healthy and happy!

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Posted on: Jul 16, 2018 at 2:21 PM

Happy Birthday Chuck! ????????

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Posted on: Feb 07, 2018 at 11:30 AM

Happy Birthday Jim! Hope you're doing well and that the last almost five decades have been kind to you. Lots of great memories of time spent with you! Enjoy your day! ~Jean

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Posted on: Jul 16, 2016 at 11:39 AM

Happy Birthday Chuck! ??????. How's this for a blast from the past!