A News Clipping
From Phebe CAMPBELL
Undated,. but 1899
A Pleasant Affair.
Tuesday evening, September
12, Miss Caroline
Parks, daughter of
Mrs. Mary Parks, of Tioga
was united in marriage to Mr. Elmer
B. Smith, brother of Mrs. H. M. Kemp of this place,
and one of Tioga's most respected young men. The ceremony
was performed at the home of the bride's mother and was
attended only by the immediate relatives of the young
The house was profusely decorated with
flowers and potted plants. At 9 o'clock the wedding march
was played by Mrs. E. D. Brigham and the couple were united
in marriage under an arch of evergreens by Rev. Wm. C.
McCormick, the Presbyterian clergyman.
After the ceremony and congratulations a
bounteous wedding feast was served. The young people are two
of Tioga's most respected young people and the best wishes
of a host of friends go with them on their voyage through
Transcribed by Phebe's great-grandson, Wm. Thompson,
Apr. 26, 2012