The marriage of Miss Martin(a) Fitzpatrick and George Smith of this town was
solemnized at St. Clemon's Catholic church, Sheboygan on Wednesday, November
24th. Rev. E. Stephenson of Keokuk, Iowa; Rev. Blockmore of St. Thomas
church, Milwaukee and Rev. Francis Murphy of Sheboygan sang a solemn nuptial
mass. Rev. Stephenson pronounced the words that made them man and wife.
Special music numbers (were) rendered during the ceremony. The bride was
pretty in a blue suit with fur trimmings and a hat to match. She wore a
corsage bouquet of bridal roses and sweet peas. Miss Marion Smith, sister
of the groom, was the maid of honor and was attired in a blue satin dress
with steel trimmings. She carried an arm bouquet of white chrysanthemums.
(?) Fitzpatrick was attired in a blue (suit) with steel trimmings. (She
carried a cor)sage bouquet of roses (and sweet pe)as. Harry Smith acted (as
best) man. After the ceremony a (lunche)on was held at the bride's home
which was prettily decorated for the occasion. A five course dinner was
served for about seventy guests. The bridal couple left on the afternoon
train for a honeymoon trip but kept their destination (a se)cret. They will
be at home to their friends here after December (?) on the groom's farm.
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