Douglas Seeth 1951 marriage to Jane Sperry Ehlers

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- ( v r I ?. v v V $ Mrs. Douglas S. Seeth r ---... ---... ---... ---... Arrangements have been completed for the wedding of Miss Nancy Jane Holder, daughter of Mrs. William Purvis Holder of Wilmington,, Del. and the late Mr. Holder, and Alfred Hall Everson Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Hall Everson of 158 Hawthorne St.' and Stony Creek,) Conn. The ceremony will take place at. 5 p.m. "on. Saturday In the . Immanuel Episcopal Church, Wilmington. The Rev. Dr. Charles W Clash will officiate officiate and a reception will follow at the Du Pont Country Club, Wilmington. ,' ' Miss Nancy Jane Anderson of Wilmington, Del., will be the maid of honor and the brides maids will include Mrs. Eliza beth H. Darling of Wilmington and Mrs. Hugh Bailey Ward of Teaneck, N. J., sisters of the prospective bride; Miss , Ann Martling JSverson of Brooklyn, sister of the bridegroom-elect, bridegroom-elect, bridegroom-elect, and Miss-Joan. Miss-Joan. Miss-Joan. Barry Flinn of Wilmington, cousin of Miss Holder. Patricia Louise Ward of Teaneck, N. J., niece of the bride-to-be, bride-to-be, bride-to-be, bride-to-be, bride-to-be, will be the flower girl. Peter Ostrander Everson of Brooklyn will act as best man for his brother and the ushers will include John Osgood Ever- Ever- aon of Brooklyn, brother of the bridegroom-elect; bridegroom-elect; bridegroom-elect; Valentine Hall Everson 3d of Greenwich, Conn., cousin of Mr. Everson; Raymond Raymond Olson of Chevy Chase, Md.; John J. Mulholland 2d of Newport, R, I.; Geoffrey Pelle tier of Rockville Centre and Charles J.Gadzik of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. , Several parties have been given for the bridal couple, Df and Mrs. Frank C. Hamm of 77 Columbia Heights were hosts at a large cocktail party; Miss Anderson, the maid of honor, gave a luncheon and shower for Miss Holder; Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert P. Church of Wilming ton entertained at a small cock' nil rt-ii-ti rt-ii-ti rt-ii-ti rt-ii-ti rt-ii-ti art'ft Mt ortri fro IBU .J (l.VA John B. Sherts of Brandywine Hills, Wilmington, entertained at a buffet supper. Mrs. Homer Barry, grand mother of Miss Holder, will entertain . at a buffet supper following the rehearsal for the wedding party and out-of-town out-of-town out-of-town out-of-town out-of-town guests on Friday night and Miss Ruthanna Taylor of Wil mington will give a luncheon for the bridal party on Saturday Saturday at the Wilmington Country Club. s Jane Sperry Ehlers Bride of Mr. Seeth The marriage of Miss Jane Sperry Ehlers, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Ehlers Jr. of Garden City, formerly of Brook lyn, to Douglas Stuart Seeth of 210 Harvard St., East Williston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Julius H Seeth of Mattituck, took place Saturday at the Community Church of Garden City. The Rev. James N. Gettemy per formed the ceremony, which was followed by a reception at the Garden City Hotel. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore an ivory satin gown made with a fitted bodice of Chantilly lace over satin and trimmed at the neck line with seed pearls. The full train was outlined with match ing lace and front and back skirt panels were trimmed with seed pearls. Her fingertip French illusion veil was held in place by a Chantilly lace headpiece. The bridal bouquet was a- a- cascade of lilies of the valley and orchids. Miss Kath ryn Hawes Ehlers was maid of honor for her sister. Another sister. Miss Virginia Horni Ehlers; Miss Joan Martin of Garden City, cousin of the bridegroom; Miss Barbara Lethen of Bellaire and Miss Barbara Brownell of Rockville Centre were the bridesmaids. They all wore strapless gowns of mauve nylon net with matching matching stoles and carried crescent-shaped crescent-shaped crescent-shaped bouquets of Spring flowers. The flower girl, Carolyn Carolyn Thoet of Forest Hills Gar dens, cousin of the bride, worei a yellow marquisette dress with ruffles at the neckline and waist. She carried an old-fashioned old-fashioned old-fashioned old-fashioned bouquet. George Martin of Levittown was best man for his nephew. The ushers were Edwin A. Ehlers Jr. of Kew Gardens and Edwin Thoet Jr. of Forest Hills Gardens, cousins of the bride; Frank Boslet of New Hyde Park and Edgar Tappen Jr. of East Williston. Mrs. Seeth, who attended Andrew Jackson High School and New York College of Music, received her A.B. in 1948 from Wilson College. She is a member member of the Wilson College Club, the North Fork Country Club and the Mattituck Yacht Club. Mr. Seeth, after attending Roslyn High School, went into apprenticeship training for the Pilot Association. A member of the New York Sandy Hook Harbor Harbor Pilots Association, he has received his master's license. Mr. Seeth is also a member of I the Mattituck Yacht Club.

Clipped from The Brooklyn Daily Eagle11 Jun 1951, MonPage 13

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle (Brooklyn, New York)11 Jun 1951, MonPage 13
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