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Cox ~ Gardiner

Cox – Gardiner Nuptials.

Clinton, Nov. 14 - Special; Tonight at St. John’s Episcopal church Arthur J. Cox of Iowa City, was united in married to Miss Elizabeth Gardiner.

Rev. C. S. Tyler, rector of Grace church, Lyons, performed the ceremony, assisted by Rev. Dr. Watson, of Iowa City, and Rev. Dr. Weaver, of Davenport.

The bride is the daughter of Hon. S. W. Gardiner, ex-state senator, and the groom is a rising young civil engineer.

[Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, IA, pub. Friday, November 15, 1895; submitted by cddd]


Gibbon ~ Fricke

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fricke announce the marriage of their daughter, Miss Hazel, to Frank Gibbon of Genoa City, Wisconsin, at Clinton, Iowa, on Wednesday, December 4th. The couple was attended by Mr. and Mrs. Halvar Peterson of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. The Petersons were married at Clinton, Iowa, on the 26th of December after which the two couples spent the holidays with Mrs. Gibbon’s parents at Cherokee.

[Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 2 Jan. 1941; transcribed by Marla Zwakman]


Kuehling ~ Davis

Miss Myrtle Davis, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. O. H. Davis of Colby, and Mr. Richard Kuehling of Chicago, Ill., son of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Kuehling of Unity, were married on Saturday, May 7, at Clinton, Iowa. Attendants were Lucille Francisco of Chicago and Clifford Bauman of Chicago.

The bride was attired in a navy blue silk organdy street frock and her attendant Miss Francisco wore a powder blue dress similar to the bride’s. The couple will live in Chicago after visiting a few days in Colby and Unity.

[COLBY PHONOGRAPH (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 12 May 1938; transcribed by Marla Zwakman]


Lockett ~ Riley

J. W. Lockett m. Mrs. Mary J. (Carroll) Riley.

J. W. Lockett and Mrs. Mary J. Riley went to Fulton last Saturday and were entertained by friends. Wednesday they went to Clinton, Iowa and were married. A few Fulton friends witnessed the ceremony. Both the bride and groom having lived in this city for a number of years are well known to our people and are receiving the congratulations of their friends.

[Feb. 15, 1905, handwritten date; submitted by Karen Fyock, fwd. by C. Walters]


Mantor ~ Wellman

Mr. and Mrs. Morris Mantor are at home to their friends on the Mantor farm in Riverside. Their marriage took place Oct. 31 at 9:30 in the morning in the Presbyterian church in Clinton, Iowa. The Rev. Mr. McCullough read the marriage service.

Mr. Mantor is the son of Mrs. Nora Mantor and Mrs. Mantor was Miss Marion Wellman, daughter of Mrs. Arthur Wellman, Milan. He is a graduate of the Colby high school and attended the University of Wisconsin, having taken a Short Course in Agriculture there. Mrs. Mantor is a graduate of the Abbotsford high school.

The couple attended the national corn husking contest at Davenport, Iowa, on Wednesday and returned here, Friday. On Friday evening a wedding dance was held at the Trianon Gardens.

[Abbotsford Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wisconsin) Thursday, 7 Nov. 1940; transcribed by Marla Zwakman]


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