BioM: Ginsbach, Prina (1930)

Contact:  Audrey Roedel


----Sources: The Loyal Tribune 12 June 1930

Ginsbach, Prina (4 JUN 1930)

A very pretty wedding took place at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Wednesday, June 4th, at 9:00 a.m., when Miss Prina Ginsbach, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Ginsbach, became the bride of Mr. Lawrence Elsinger, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Elsinger of Loyal, Wis., the ceremony being performed by Rev C. C. Boley.

The bride was attended by Miss Silveria Elsinger, sister of the groom, maids of honor being Miss Veronica Elsinger and Miss Colleta Ginsbach, sister of the bride. The groom was attended by Peter Ginsbach, brother of the bride.

The bride was attired in a gown of all silk canton crepe, wearing a veil with pearl headdress, white slippers and stockings, and carried a shower bouquet of roses, snapdragons, orchids and sweet peas. The bridesmaid wore an orchid all silk georgette dress with hat and slippers to match, and carried white snapdragons and orchid sweet peas. As maid of honor Veronica wore maize all silk flat crepe and lace with hat and slippers to match and carried a bouquet of white snowballs. Miss Colleta wore a pale green all silk georgette and also carried a bouquet of white snowballs.

While the bridal party marched in, Miss Irma Guckenberger played "The Wedding March of the Marianetts" by Geanni. During the ceremonies Miss Cecelia Schwebach, soloist, sang Roswig’s "Ave Maria" and "Oh, Lord, I Am Not Worthy."

Fifty immediate relatives and friends were present at a three course dinner served at the bride’s home.The home was beautifully decorated in orchid and white with a large wedding bell and streamers.

Those from a distance who attended the wedding were Nick Ginsbach and children and Mrs. Ed. Mueller and family of White Lake, S. D., Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ginsbach and son, Ben of Sioux Falls; Mr. and Mrs. Joe Trantzer of New Hampton, Ia., Mr. and Mrs. P. A. Trantzer, Peter Trantzer and Mrs. Christina Baune and Mr. and Mrs. Peter Streff, all of Alton, Ia., Mrs. John Elsinger and daughters Silveria and veronica of Loyal, Wis., Rev. P. P. Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Nike Trantzer and Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Ginsbach of Dell Rapids.

The table waitresses were Misses Madge Florentine, Mary Gannon, Florence Nemmers, Florentine Meusel, Martha Gereats, Mabel Finch and Clare Ginsbach, who were attired in orchid and white aprons and headbands corresponding to table and room decorations.

The bridal couple will be at home to their friends on a farm north of Dell Rapids after an extended honeymoon to the Black Hills and other points of interest.




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