Marriages (Th, Ti)
Miss Phyllis Tyler was united in marriage to Joseph Throop, son of M.E. Throop, of this village [Bainbridge, Chenango Co., NY], May 17 at St. John's Episcopal Church, in Troy. After the ceremony, a supper was served at the home of the bridegroom's sister, Mrs. L. Tucker, in Dalton, Mass. The newlyweds left for a four day trip to Lake Champlain and Canada. Upon their return, they will reside at New Kensington, Conn. Mr. Throop is a member of the faculty at R.P.I. in Troy.
The marriage of Miss Barbara Tingley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Tingley of Afton [Chenango Co., NY], and Private Mylard Eugene Webster, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ardell Webster of Sayre, Pa., took place Sunday, February 14, at four o'clock in the Baptist Church, Afton. Rev. Archie W. Benedict of Unadilla, N.Y., cousin of the bride's mother, officiated. The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, wore white satin with sweetheart neckline, long sleeves and fitted bodice, entrain. Her fingertip veil of illusion, fell from the back of a seeded pearl, orange blossom tiara and she carried a bouquet of white roses mixed with white sweet peas. Miss Ruth Virginia Tingley, sister of the bride was maid of honor and William Paul of Walton, N.Y., served as best man. The maid of honor wore a gown of delphinium blue satin and net, and carried an arm bouquet of Talisman roses and blue forget-me-nots. Her cap was blue net tiara effect with blue flowers. Miss Ruth Chamberlin played the program of wedding music and miss Alice Whitney sang, "O Promise Me" and "I Love You Truly." Approximately seventy-five guests attended the wedding reception in the church parlors following the ceremony. The bride's table covered with damask table cloth and lighted candles was decorated with daffodils and snapdragons and a three-tiered cake. The bride was graduated from Afton High School in 1941 and is employed at Scintilla Magneto, Sidney, N.Y. The bridegroom was graduated from Waverly High School in 1941 and has just received his diploma from Lincoln Air Base, Lincoln, Nebraska. He is now stationed at Dearborn, Mich. The bride returned to Dearborn with her husband for a short time. [MHD notation: Feb. 14, 1943]