With the home prettily
decorated for the occasion, and a company of about 50
invited guests present, Miss Emily Larson, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew P. Larson, was married Wednesday
evening, Sept. 27, to Mr. John Luther Peters, of
Collegeport, Tex. Rev. L. W. A. Bjorkman, of the
Swedish Mission church, of Red Oak, performed the
wedding ceremony, which took place at 8 o'clock.
Miss Ebba Peters, a sister of the groom, and Miss Signa
Anderson, a cousin of the bride, were the bridesmaids
and Axel Johnson, cousin of the bride were groomsmen.
Miss Grace Selander, of Malmo, Neb., played the wedding
march. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Johnson (Mrs. Johnson a
sister of the bride) were here from Emerson to attend
the wedding. Following the ceremony, and the expression
of good wishes, an elaborate wedding supper was served.
There were many handsome and useful wedding presents.
Mr. Peters, who now lives on a farm which he recently
bought near Colleport, Tex., was formerly for many years
a resident of Red Oak, being employed in the tailor shop
of J. H. Pogge. His prospects for success in the
South are good. His bride is well known here. They
have the best wishes of a host of friends. Mr. and
Mrs. Peters will remain here for a visit of several days
with relatives and friends, leaving Tuesday, Oct 3, for
their home near Collegeport.