BioM: Horn, Nadine #2 (1953)


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Surnames: Horn, Wentworth, Howden


----Source: OWEN ENTERPRISE (Owen, Clark County, Wis.) 06/18/1953


Horn, Nadine #2 (13 JUN 1953)


Miss Nadine Horn, daughter of Mr. Ervin Horn, Owen (Clark Co., Wis.), became the bride of Mr. Charles Wentworth of Brownsdale, Minn., in a double ring ceremony which took place in the Alliance Church at Owen on Saturday, June 13th, 1953.  The Rev. H. D. Wagner performed the ceremony.


The bride chose for her wedding a candle glow white satin gown styled with a lace yoke and long fitted sleeves which came to a point at the wrists.  The bodice buttoned to the waist and had a lace mandarin collar.  A fingertip veil of illusion caught to a Juliet cap completed the ensemble.  Orchid and white gladioli and lilies of the valley composed the bridal bouquet.


Attending the couple as maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Corrine Horn, Owen, and as bridesmaid, Shirley Wentworth, Brownsdale, sister of the groom.  Both were dressed in gowns of orchid taffeta with net overskirts and carried bouquets of orchid and white gladioli.  Dorothy Wentworth, Brownsdale, sister of the groom, filled the role of lower girl and was dressed in a white taffeta gown  with an orchid net overskirt and carried a miniature bouquet styled like that of the bride.


Ira Howden, Jr., Brownsdale, a friend of the groom, served as best man, and Gerald Horn, Greenwood, cousin of the bride, as groomsman.  Richard Wentworth, Brownsdale, brother of the groom, and Jerome Horn, Greenwood, cousin of the bride, were ushers.


The groom wore a white tuxedo as did his attendants.  Lilies of the valley made up the groom’s boutonniere, and his attendants each wore a white carnation.


During the double ring ceremony Mary Potts sang "I Love You So" and "Together."  She was accompanied by Mrs. H. D. Wagner.


A reception was held in the church parlors following the ceremony.


When the couple returns from their honeymoon trip through Minnesota they will reside at 3115 2nd Av. South, in Minneapolis.  Both the bride and groom are employed in Minneapolis and plan to continue their studies at Northwester Bible College in September.


Out of town guests were here from Greenwood, Milwaukee, Ingram, Augusta, Wausau, Minneapolis, St. Paul, Brownsdale, Minn. And Riceville, Iowa.



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