Grimsby Newspapers
Hitchman, Robert Frank and Dorety, Marjorie Doris, (Married on 18 Oct 1924)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 22 Oct 1924, p. 4


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A pretty autumn wedding took place at St. John's Presbyterian Church, Grimsby, on Saturday, October 18, when Marjorie Doris Dorety, eldest daughter of Mrs. John Mecker, of Preston, Ont., was married to Robert Frank Hitchman of Hamilton, by Rev. F.S. Milliken. The bride, who entered the church on the arm of her grandfather, Mr. J.L. Snyder, looked charming in a gown of cocoa pin-tucked georgette, with lace trimming, black velvet hat and carried a shower bouquet of Butterfly roses and lily of the valley. The bridesmaid, Miss Florence Norton, wore a gown of blue cut velvet, and black velvet hat, and carried a bouquet of Columbia roses. Mr. William Baisley, of Winona, acted as best man.

Just before the wedding ceremony the choir sang "The Voice That Breathed O'er Eden", and during the signing of the register Miss Olive Kitchen sang "Because".

The groom's gift to the bride was a string of pearls, to the bridesmaid a silver mesh bag, and to the best man gold cuff links.

After the ceremony the happy couple left on a motor trip to Albian, Rochester and other eastern points. The bride's travelling costume was navy blue tricotine, black velvet hat and brown fox fur. Upon their return they will reside in Grimsby.


Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Wedding Announcements
Notes:
Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum
Date of Publication:
22 Oct 1924
Date Of Event:
18 Oct 1924
Last Name(s):
Hitchman
Dorety
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Hitchman, Robert Frank and Dorety, Marjorie Doris, (Married on 18 Oct 1924)