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 October 2, 1913 Skidmore New Era, page 8:


On Monday, September 29, at 11:30 a.m., at Maryville, Miss Mearl Bodle and Mr. Jonas McCoy were united in marriage.

Mrs. McCoy is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Bodle of Skidmore, where she was born and raised.  Mr. McCoy is the son of Mr. and Mrs. I. N. McCoy of Mound City.

Their many friends extend to the new married couple their best wishes and may their journey through life be one of happiness and prosperity.

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