Wedding of Mary Campbell & Curt Shewman
A News Clipping
From Phebe CAMPBELL Hoyt's Scrapbook,
Undated, Prob. Mar. 1899
from the Elkland Journal
Transcribed by her great-grandson, Wm. Thompson, Mar. 30,
MATTERS AT KNOXVILLE.
HAPPY WEDDING IN CHURCH
---PERSONAL AND BUSINESS NOTES.
CORRESPONDENCE OF THE
KNOXVILLE, Sept. 18. --- The social event of
the season and of the last week was the marriage of Miss Mary
Campbell, daughter of T. C.
Campbell to Mr. B [sic] Shewman of Beaver Dams, N. Y.,
which took place in the Presbyterian church on Wednesday at one
o'clock. The ceremony was performed by the pastor, Rev. C.
Woodward. The church was handsomely decorated, and every seat
was filled. After the ceremony came the dinner, at which one
hundred and fifty guests sat down. Many relatives and friends
from the West were present. The presents to the bride were
elaborate and numerous. The happy couple left on the evening
train for central New York, with the usual amount of rice and
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