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This marriage was transcribed & donated by: Jerry Head

Sheboygan Press - Monday - August 23, 1926 - p.4

Miss Sarah Eisold United In Marriage To F. Bahr Jr.

Miss Sarah Eisold, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. August Eisold, 1320 North Tenth street, and Ferdinand Bahr, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Bahr, 1427 Huron avenue, were united in marriage at 4 p.m. Saturday, at St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran church by Rev. William Czamenske. The church was prettily decorated with palms. The procession entered the church to the strains of Lohengrin's wedding march, which was played by Martin Schumacher. Mrs. Oscar Bahr sang two solos, "I Love You Truly" and "Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms."

The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, was charming in a gown of white satin faced crepe trimmed with lace and pearles. Her veil was also trimmed with pearls and her flowers were Ophelia roses, sweetpeas and lilies-of-the-valley. White kid slippers and hose completed her costume.

The bridesmaids were Miss Clemowell De Sombre, a cousin of the groom, Miss Caroline Hurtienne, a cousin of the bride, and Miss Lydia Westphal, also a cousin. Miss De Sombre wore a dress of salmon shade georgette trimmed with beads, Miss Hurtienne was attired in a gown of pink georgette trimmed with beads and rhinestones, and Miss Westphal wore a green georgette dress trimmed with beads and rhinestones. They each carried attractive bouquets of roses and mixed flowers.

Miss Olga Woepse, a friend of the bride, was the maid of honor and wore a dress of peach shade georgette trimmed with lace and a silver bandeau in her hair. Her flowers were roses and swansonia.

Master Roger Lieding, a nephew of the groom, was the ringbearer and wore a white satin suit and carried the rings in a white lily.

Little Miss Ruby Herwatin, of Kohler, a cousin of the bride, was the flower girl and wore a frock of pink taffeta and carried a basket of mixed flowers.

The groom's attendants were Chester Bahr, a brother, and Gustave Eisold, a brother of the bride. They entered the church from the vestry and met the bride at the altar.

A reception was held at the Turner hall for the relatives and friends of the couple. Both Mr. and Mrs. Bahr are members of the Sheboygan Gymnastic society. Decorations in the hall were carried out in the color scheme of green and white and music was furnished by Becker's orchestra.

The out-of-town guests were: Mr. and Mrs. Matt Schultz, of Chicago; Hubert Bahr, of Beloit; Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Ireland and children, Walter and Ruth, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Schmeidel, Mr. and Mrs. G. Kerber, Ray Kerber, Mr. and Mrs. J. Herwatin and daughter, Ruby, and Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Bahr and daughter, Ethel, all of Kohler.

The bride is a graduate of the high school here with the class of 1923 and since then has been employed in the office of the Kohler company. The groom, who has been attending the Normal college of the American Gymnastic Union at Indianapolis, and will continue his studies there this fall.

Mr. and Mrs. Bahr left Sunday on a wedding trip to the southern part of the state and will be at home, after September 1, at 1320 North Tenth street.

They have a host of friends who extend felicitations.

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