Bell – Anderson Marriage 1912
Posted By: Joy Moore (email)
Date: 2/6/2020 at 11:27:48
Source: Twice-A-Week Plain Dealer Jan. 23, 1912, P-2, C-6
Married at Williston, S. D.
Miss Mae Louise Anderson and Oscar Wilbur Bell were united in marriage at the home of the brides parents, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Anderson on 512 First Avenue East, Wednesday morning, Jan, 17, at 10 o'clock by Rev. A. Johanson
Henry R. Evans sang the beautiful vocal solo “O Promise Me" and “Lohengrin" was renderd on the piano by Mrs. Frances Bell as the wedding party entered the parlor, which was becomingly decorated with roses, carnations and sweet peas.
The bride was beautifully gowned in cream silk poplin trimmed with beaded chiffon and rich heavy lace and carried cream bridal roses. The bridesmaid, Miss Edna Wilson, of Stanley was becomingly gowned in light blue embroidered chiffon and carried pink carnations. Rr. Mobert Bell, brother of the groom, was best man.
After the ceremony a sumptuous wedding breakfast was served and the happy couple left on No. 2 for Minneapolis where they will spend the next two weeks, and on their return to this city will he at home at 623 North Main. None but the immediate friends and relatives of the bride and groom were present at the ceremony.
The well wishes that go with the newly weds on their life’s journey are not confined by any social lines. The whole town joined in wishing a young couple that are liked by, all the full measure of a happy life’s journey. Mae Anderson and Oscar Bell were univesally popular and as Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Bell they will retain that popularity.— Williston Graphic.
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