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Honor Lorraine Link at Recent Showers

Miss Lorraine Link, who will become the bride of Richard Shireman on May 2, was the guest of honor at a kitchen shower given by Miss Margaret Laird, 2055 Schiller Avenue. Cards were played and prizes were awarded to Miss Mary Bremer, Miss Margaret Schlucter, Miss Eunice Winter, and Miss Link.

Later in the evening a buffet luncheon was served to the prize winners and the Miss Marijane Gruber, Miss Mary McFarland, Miss Rita Mae Kramer, Miss Dorothea Jecklin, Miss Betty Davis, Miss Helen Flynn, Miss Marion Schumacher, and Miss Kathleen Tully.

Another shower in honor of the bride elect was given by her sister. Miss Marian Link, at 2344 White Street. Prizes were awarded to Mrs. Albert Matz, Mrs. Loretta Erwin, Mrs. Otto Steger, Mrs. Gen Flyen and Mrs. John Bornhauser.

A buffet luncheon was served to the prizewinners and Mrs. Ed Link, Mrs. Ambrose Hird, Mrs. Herbert Juergens, Mrs. Ed Whitfield, Miss Annette Riley, Mrs. Arthur Duggan, Mrs. Ivan Thein, Mrs. Henry Oswald, Mrs. John Becker, Mrs. Lawrence Schroeder, Mrs. John McFarland, Sr., Mrs. Dick Walty, and Miss Louse Ferguson.

Unable to be present were Mrs. Clifford Avery, Mrs. Ed Winter and Mrs. T. Shireman.

The bride to be was presented with a set of dishes.


~~ source: Dubuque Telegraph Herald, 26 April 1942, page 8, columns 1

~~ transcribed and submitted by Ann Arlen.


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