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March, 1933

Antioch News2 March 1933
The February and March Committees of the Ladies Aid Society met at the home of Mrs. George White on Thursday afternoon. Plans were made for a "Mother and Daughter" banquet to be held at the Mason's Hall on March 18th. Reservations may be made with Mrs. George White, Mrs. Robert Bonner, Mrs. Carl Anderson, Mrs. Ed Groebli, Mrs. W. A. Bonner, Mrs. J. S. Denman, Mrs. Eva Alling or Mrs. Arthur Leng. Tickets will be 40 cents.

Dr. and Mrs. H. E. Jamison and daughter, Doris, drove to Chicago on Sunday. On Monday Miss Doris started an eight months course in Dietetics in St. Luke's Hospital.

Mr. and Mrs. Howard Garby of Chicago spent Sunday at the Gordon Bonner home.

Mrs. E. A. Martin and son, Richard, with Mrs. Florence Acher drove to Elgin on Wednesday and spent the day with Robert Achen who attends Elgin Academy.

The Christian Endeavor business meeting will be held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Bonner Friday evening, March 3.

Mrs. R. C. Finley and daughter, Sueanne, are ill at their home.

Mrs. Mary Kerr and John Cribb of Lake Villa were callers at the home of Mrs. Alice Spring Saturday afternoon.

Misses Annie McCredie and May Dodge were guests for dinner at the W. A. Bonner home on Wednesday.

Mrs. Frank Hauser is ill with the influenza.

Mrs. Frank Edwards entertained the Bridge Club at their home Friday afternoon.

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Edwards and daughters of Waukegan called at the George Edwards home Thursday afternoon.

Antioch News9 March 1933
Dr. Spafford Married Saturday at DeKalb
Weds Student Nurse He Met as Interne at Chicago Hospital
Dr. Howard E. Spafford, a former resident of Antioch, was married to Miss Ila Baxter at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Baxter, DeKalb, last Saturday at 9 o'clock in the evening. The Rev. J. C. Spencer of the First Methodist Church of DeKalb performed the ceremony.
The bride wore a blue lace gown with accessories of white and carried a bouquet of lillies of the valley in shower effect. Miss Dorothea Van Patten, bridesmaid wore pink lace, and carried yellow roses. Charles Baxter, brother of the bride, was the groom's attendant.
Ribbons were stretched from the stairway by ribbon girls forming an aisle leading to the altar improvised of candelabras and palms. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Following the ceremony luncheon was served to the wedding party of relatives and near friends present.
Dr. Spafford is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Spafford of Antioch and a brother of Mrs. J. H. Message. He graduated from the Antioch High School and received his B. S. and M. D. degrees from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Later he was interne at Wesley Memorial Hospital where he met his wife who was then a student nurse at the hospital. She was graduated from Wesley Memorial in 1931.
Dr. Spafford is a practicing physician in Malta where the young couple will make their home after their honeymoon.
Antioch News23 March 1933
Mrs. Emmet King and daughter, Mariellen, Mrs. Bert Edwards and daughter, Pearl and Doris, Mrs. Frank Kennedy, Mrs. Harry Tillotson, Mrs. Jennie Pickles, Mrs. Wm. D. Thompson and daughter, Helen, attended the Mother and Daughter Banquet held in Millburn Hall Saturday evening.
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