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Submitted by Les Niemi

From the Tampico Tornado
October 7, 1904

PRETTY CHURCH WEDDING

Daisy FERRIS and Thos. MARSHALL United at M.E. Church Wednesday

A very pretty church wedding was solemnized Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock at the Methodist church. Miss Daisy FERRIS of this place and Thos. J. MARSHALL of Moline were united, Rev. A.J. JOCKISCH of Argenta, Ill., a former pastor of the church here said the service which was the beautiful Episcopalian ring ceremony. The bride was given away by her father Albert FERRIS. The maid of honor was Miss Birdie FERRIS of Rock Falls, a cousin of the bride. The brides' maids were Misses Darlene WEST and Maggie STURM. The groom's man was Boyd MARSHALL of Port Clinton, a brother of the groom. The ushers were Ralph WYLIE and A.C. GLASSBURN.

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A big reception at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert FERRIS followed the wedding. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert FERRIS, well to do and prominent people of this place. She is a graduate of the Tampico public school and finished her education at the state Normal school at DeKalb. The groom is a graduate of Ann Arbor and is employed in the legal department of the Moline Plow works and formerly practiced law here.

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