Surnames: Soucek, Schultz, Malueg, Froelich, Stencil, Lenhard
----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 08/29/1940
Soucek, Mildred (Marriage - Aug. 1940)
At a ceremony performed at Bethlehem Lutheran church at Milan with Rev. E. E. Maleug of the town of Wien officiating, Miss Mildred Soucek, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Soucek of the town of Johnson, became the bride of August F. Schultz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ludwig Schultz of the town of Halsey.
Attending the couple were Miss Margaret Froehlich of Nahma, Mich., a cousin of the bridegroom who served as maid of honor, Mrs. Phillip Stencil of Edgar, a twin sister of the bride, and Miss Joyce Soucek, of the town of Johnson, another sister, as bridesmaids. Robert Schultz, of the town of Halsey was best man and Phillip Stencil of Edgar and Emery Lenhard of Athens, cousins of the bride, were groomsmen. The bride was escorted to the altar on the arm of her father.
The bride wore a gown of white satin trimmed with lace, and a long tulle veil bordered with lace held in place with a lace headdress, and carried a bridal bouquet of Ophelia roses and swansonia.
The maid of honor wore a gown of apricot sheer, Mrs. Stencil was attired in aqua-blue sheer and Miss Soucek in pink sheer. Their flowers were shoulder bouquets of daisies, rosebuds and sweet peas.
A reception for 100 guests was held in the afternoon at the home of the bride’s parents, which was decorated for the event with baskets of garden flowers and streamers of white, apricot, blue and pink. In the evening, the couple was honored at a wedding dance at the Proschnow pavilion.
Mr. and Mrs. Schultz will reside in Wausau and will be at home to friends after September 7th.
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