Clark County Clipper, August 12, 1886

Wedding Bells

Married on Wednesday evening August 11th, by Judge Kennedy, Mr. H. W. Harris and Miss Sarah Swartwout both of Vanhem.  They claim this as the first wedding party from Poverty Flats.

Also, same evening by Judge Kennedy, Mr. Wm. M. Brown and Miss Ella S. Young, both of Edwards Precinct this county.

Tuesday evening at the Central House, Mr. S. P. Lowery and Miss Florence B. Kerns were married by Judge Kennedy.

Mr. Ben Page editor of the Republic Hearld of this city and Miss Molly Cradock of Nevada, Missouri were married in that city Tuesday August 4, 1886.  Long life and happiness is what the Clipper wishes you Bro. Page.

Also yesterday evening at 9 o'clock at the residence of Mr. J. O. Taylor in this city by Rev. A. C. Junkin, Mr. R. B. Edgar and Miss Alphia E. Medenhall both of Day Creek.  After the wedding they drove out home.  A host of friends in Ashland unite with the Clipper in wishing Bob and his modest bride a long and happy life.

Submitted by ~Shirley Brier~ in September 29, 2005.



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