BioM: Uhlman, Elnora (1930)

Contact: Crystal Wendt
Surnames: Uhlman, Mills, Shaw, Asplin, Bauman, Huntley, Johnson, Edens, Schafer, Buss, Buchert, Walter, Grath, Greeler

----Source: Neillsville Press (Neillsville, Clark County, Wis.) Oct. 23, 1930

Uhlman, Elnora (Marriage - 15 Oct. 1930)

A very pretty wedding took place at St. Johns Lutheran church in Neillsville on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 2 o’clock by Rev. Bauman, when Miss Elnora Uhlman, the oldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Uhlman of York, was united in marriage to Mr. Calvin Mills, the oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Mills of Weston.

The bridal pair were attended by Mrs. Everett Shaw, sister of the bride, as maid on honor, and Miss Carol Asplin, cousin of the groom, as bridesmaid. The groom’s attendants were Mr. Everett Shaw and Lee Mills.

The bride was beautifully gowned in white satin and lace and wore a veil of white tulle caught with a bridal wreath. She carried a shower bouquet of yellow roses and baby breath. The maid of honor was attired in pale green chiffon; the bridesmaid in pale pink chiffon and both wore head bands of brilliants. They carried bouquets of pink carnations and baby breath. The groom and his attendants wore dark blue suits.

Following the ceremony a reception was given at the home of the bride’s parents to about one hundred twenty guests. The rooms were beautifully decorated in white, pink and green. The waitresses were Miss Carol Huntley, Miss Violet Johnson, Miss Hilda Edens and Miss Frances Schafer.

The bride has been employed in Neillsville fro the past seven and a half years. For three years in the Merchants Hotel and the last four and one-half years in the Neillsville Bakery. She is a young lady of exceptionally fine personality, pleasing in manner and well like by all who know her.

The groom attended Neillsville High School, graduating in the class of 1925. Since then he has carried on his father’s farm. He has served as town clerk for a number of years; is now manager of the Farmers Live Stock, Shipping Association, and secretary-treasurer of the Weston Local of the Farmers Union. He is a very industrious young man and well qualified for his duties.

The evening of the wedding the young couple gave a wedding dance at Barton’s barn. They will go to housekeeping at once on the groom’s father’s farm.

The guests from away were Mrs. Chas. Buss, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Buchert, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Walter, and Mr. and Mrs. Reinhard Walter all of Oconomowoc; Mr. and Mrs. Otto Grath, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Greeler, Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Uhlman and family of Neosho, Wis.



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