Grimsby Newspapers
Bain, William Ross and Forsyth, Rebecca Ann, (Married on 3 Dec 1948)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 16 Dec 1948, p. 24

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The wedding was solemnized in the chapel of St. Giles' United Church, Hamilton, on Friday, Dec. 3, when Rebecca Ann, daughter of Mrs. Forsyth and the late Mr. James Forsyth was married to Mr. William Ross Bain, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Bain, of Grimsby. The Rev. Douglas Smith officiated. White chrysanthemums decked the chapel for the occasion.

Given in marriage by her brother, Mr. James Forsyth, the bride wore a white satin gown, the skirt having a train, and her long veil was caught to an orange blossom headdress. She carried a bouquet of Better Times roses. Miss Jean Salt, her only attendant, wore a primrose yellow satin gown, and her headdress and nosegay were of mauve and yellow pansies.

Mr. Jack Bain, cousin of the groom, was best man. The ushers were Messrs. Hugh Forsyth and Douglas Bain.The wedding music was played by Mr. Leslie Sommerville.

The reception was held at the Y.M.C.A. Receiving, the bride's mother wore a dress of powder blue with black accessories and corsage of Talisman roses. The groom's mother was in Saxe-blue with black accessories, and corsage of red roses. Going away, the bride was attired in a light blue wool dress with winter white coat and black accessories.

After a wedding trip in the United States, the couple will reside at Fair Haven Acres, Grimsby.

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Genealogical Resource
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Wedding Announcements
Date of Publication:
16 Dec 1948
Date Of Event:
3 Dec 1948
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Bain, William Ross and Forsyth, Rebecca Ann, (Married on 3 Dec 1948)