David and Rose Sturtevant 50th anniversary
To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Sunday The golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. David Sturtevant, of Shannon, will be observed Sunday, Sept. 12, at a family dinner at noon, with open house following in the afternoon and evening, at their Cherry Grove farm home. Mr. Sturtevant and Miss Rose Holmes were married Sept. 12, 1893, in Mt. Carroll and have lived on their present farm home, near Cherry Grove, for their 50 years ot married life. Their seven children and their families are expected for the celebration, and there are 26 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. The three daughters and four sons are Mrs. Bernard McAuliffe, of Marshall, Minn., Mrs. Lloyd Rogers of Lanark, David L. Sturtevant, Jr., of 920 East Jackson street, Freeport, Jacob S. Sturtevant of Lanark, Mrs. Ray Rogers of Dixon, Earnest S. Eiturtevant of Mt. Carroll, and Everett S. Sturtevant of Shannon.