Kathryn Almeta Whetstone & James Wesley Porter Jr. Married June 23, 1974

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Kathryn Almeta Whetstone & James Wesley Porter Jr.  Married June 23, 1974   - 22~ThB-CumbB'rianil Sunday Times, Sunday; Jung...
22~ThB-CumbB'rianil Sunday Times, Sunday; Jung 23. 1974 * Pdrter-Whetstone Vows Said Yesterday • Wedding vows were exchanged exchanged on June 22 by Miss Kathryn Alnjeta Whetstone and James 'Wesley Porter Jr, The double ring ceremony was performed by Rev. George Wehler in Salem United Church of Christ, Frostburg. Mrs. Margaret Atkinson, organist, accompanied Stephen Gray, vocalist. Mr. and Mrs. Alex Whetstone are the parents of the :bride. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James \\. Porter, Sr., also of Frostburg. Escorted to the altar r by her father,-the bride wore a long •gown'of white polyester knit. The empire bodice and long bishop sleeves were trimmed in white rose lace and-j^satin ribbon. Two full pleats in the back of the gown fell from the empire waistline to the floor. A large Peter Pan collar also was trimmed in lace. The bride wore a white Juliet cap headdress which was accented with seed pearls and from which fell a fingertip-length veil of white French illusion. She carried a bouquet of white sweetheart roses and baby's breath; Miss Bonnie Crowe of Finzel •was maid of honor. Junior bridesmaid was Miss Danette Miller, cousin of the bride, and Danielle Miller, cousin of the bride was flower girl. Both are from Frostburg. The bridal party's gowns were designed by Mrs. Ethel Weimer and Mrs. Ida Davis, ,aunt of the bride. Best man was Robert Whetstone, brother of the bride. Ushers were George Blanco of Midland and Fred Davis of La Plata, Md. A reception followed in the church social hall. Mrs. Ida MRS. JAMES WESLEY PORTER JR. (Nee Kathryn Almeta Whetstone) Davis and Mrs. Cathy Miller, cousin of the .bride, served cake while Mrs. Lois Jackson •and Mrs. Agnes Fisher, aunt of the bride, presided at the punch bowl. Guests were registered by Miss Susie Fisher, cousin of the bride. For travel through Canada, the bride wore a blue and white polka-dot dress with matching short-sleeved jacket with white accessories and a corsage of sweetheart roses. Both the bride and bridegroom -are graduates of Beall High School. The bride is ;a senior at Frostburg State College. Mr. Porter i s employed by Sleeman Lumber Company Inc., of Frostburg. A pre-nuptial surprise shower was given for the bride by Miss Bonnie Crowe.. /

Clipped from Cumberland Sunday Times23 Jun 1974, SunPage 20

Cumberland Sunday Times (Cumberland, Maryland)23 Jun 1974, SunPage 20
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