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 - Former Corsicana Grid Star Weds California Girl...
Former Corsicana Grid Star Weds California Girl Of interest to Corsicana rein- , y tT _ tives and fiends of Jay Horn- beak, former Corsicana High school football, star, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sterling Hornbeak, Mai- vern. Ark., is the following arti- cle appeaing in the Santa Ana, • Calif.) Register, Oct. 4, relative tc his marriage to Mrs. Roberta Horton Benson: “Mrs. Roberta Hcrton Benson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Horton. 2360 North Park Blvd., was married to Jay W. Hornbeak. Orange county superintendent of Standard Stations, Inc., in a quiet ceremony yesterday tr.orning in the Mission Inn chapel, Riverside , ‘Dr. Stanley S. McKee, pastor of the First Metnodist church of Riverside, officiated at the ceremony. The bride, who was attended by her parents and Mr. and Mrs. George A. Horton, wore a faille traveling suit. Immediately after the wedding breakfast, the couple left for a honeymoon trip to San Francisco and Lake Tahoe. They are expected to be at home in Newport Beach after Oct. 15. I “Mrs Hornbeak was graduated from Santa Ana High school for ■Girls in Pajsadena and the Uni! versity of Arizona in Tucson, |where she was a member of Delta Gamma sorority. "The bridegroom is a graduate ;of the high school in his home Itown of Corsicana, Texas. He j later was graduated from St. Margin's Junior College in Olympia, 'Wash, and from the University ¡of Washington in Seattle, where he joined the Chi Psi fraternity. She He was a quarterback on the Washington football team in 1932, I ’33 and '34, and played profes- sional football for the Brooklyn vis- ledgers 'n. *935. Sat- i * ^ captain of ordnance depart- pent of the 14th Armored Divis- Mrs.!ion >n .th* army. Mr. Hornbeak ajsei7e?, ,n France Alsace Lorraine and Germany. He was captured 58 miles behind German lines and was a prisoner of war at Moosburg, Germany.”

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  1. Corsicana Semi-Weekly Light,
  2. 25 Oct 1946, Fri,
  3. Page 17

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