We celebrate the hearts and flowers of Valentines Day and warm the cold light of February by recalling weddings from years past.  Today’s comes from the February 11, 1915 Skidmore New Era, page 1:

Hitchcock-Sanders Wedding

The pretty home wedding of Mr. Charles Hitchcock, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Link Hitchcock, and Miss Anna Sanders was solemnized at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Sanders last Wednesday evening, Feb. 4.  Rev. Reuben Barrett speaking the words that united this most excellent couple in the holy bonds of matrimony.  The bride wore a beautiful gown of white messaline with shadow lace.  Miss Ruth Wright and Frank Hitchcock acted as brides maid and best man.

The ceremony was performed in the presence of about twenty-five guests.  After congratulations the guests were invited to the dining room where an elegant wedding feast was served.

This young couple start out in life with bright prospects and it is the wish of the writer that they will receive their share of this world’s treasures.

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