John Kirkham marriage - brother to Hugh Kirkham

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John Kirkham marriage - brother to Hugh Kirkham - Joan Backman Bride Of Jim Kirkham In the glow...
Joan Backman Bride Of Jim Kirkham In the glow of candlelight and a background of spring .blossoms, Miss Joan Backmnn exchanged nuptial vows with Jim Kirkham, Friday evening. The ceremony was *°l™* d at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs, Ralph V. Uaekman, 580 P St., by James M. Kirkham, grandfather of the bridegroom. Mr. Kirkham is a son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Arno Kirkham of Ccntervllle. Following the ceremony, a reception honored the ncwlyweds at the Backman homo. Given in marriage by her father, the bride choso a wedding gown of pastel pink marquisette, accented with thick eyelet. Ir, her hair she wore a garland of pink blossoms and carried a nosegay of rosebuds, centered with a gardenia. Maid of honor was the bride's sister, Miss Carol Backman, atired in blue marquisette and taffeta, and Miss Jill Backman, junior bridesmaid, wore yellow taffeta. Both attendants carried nosegays matching that of the bride. Thad Kirkham stood as his brother's best man. The new Mrs. Kirkham, a former student of University of - Utah, has been extensively en- tertained since announcement of her betrothal. A gay whirl of parties was Initiated by a luncheon honoring the bride-elect at Ambassador Athletic club, Feb. 34. Mrs. G. H. Backman, grandmother of the bride, Mrs. Hal Glade of Ogden. an aunt, and Mrs. Edna Courtney were hostesses. Mrs, ElMolne W. Kirkham entertained for the bride at her home, 703 4th ave., Feb 19, and the following day, Mrs, Darrell McCullough, 268 L st,, hon- onored the bride-elect. Mlsg Mariam Marvin and Miss Juanita Aftln entertained for Miss BacK- man Tuesday, who was guest or honor at a party Wednesday, of which Mr*. Rulon Jackson and Mrs. A. Lynn Jenson were hostesses. , Mr. Kirkham is a sophomor student at the "U." jjHUETY

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  1. The Salt Lake Tribune,
  2. 28 Feb 1948, Sat,
  3. Page 11

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