More Desc of Anne's wedding. Ev only bridesmaid. WP 6/20/15

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More Desc of Anne's wedding. Ev only bridesmaid. WP 6/20/15 - Navy Wedding Enlivens Season diverge In the...
Navy Wedding Enlivens Season diverge In the begin Hot of represented of on William Genevieve Eleanor the sport the class pres month It Washington One of the most Interesting weddings of the season In navy circles was that of Miss Anne Heap Gleaves daughter of Capt and Mrs Albert Gleaves and Lieut Thomas Earte Van Metre The ceremony whleh took place yesterday at 4 oclock at St Johns Church was performed by the Rev Drf Roland Cotton Smith The old ehurch which was filled with the friends of th jJwpfam - IlIeaT was charmingly dcojatea with June Hues and palms - Mr Freeman organist bf the - church raveaprorfam lor music during the arrival of the guests and played the - bridal dehorns from Lohengrin aa the bride entered with her father The ushers Commander Charles T Jewell Lieut C F Pousland Lieut H H Crosby Lieut O C Green Ensign Car Fltzslmmons all of the navy and Lieut E H Harrison 6f the army led the way to the chancel The bride was Immediately preceded by her sister Miss Evelina P Gleaves who was her only attendant The bridegroom had as his best man Ensign Carol Fraser u ss w The onae wora an exquisite gown of white satin embroidered In silver with an overdress of tulle and court train held In place with sprays of orange blossoms She wore a tulle veil of the oldfashloaed type whleh reached to the hem of her gown completely enveloping Jier - Jn its soft fold and she carried a shower bouquet of orchids and lilies of the valley Miss Evelina Gleaves wore a dainty empire town of soft pink taffeta and a leghorn hat trimmed with a wreath of pink roses and carried an armful of American beauty roses Immediately following the ceremony there was a reeeption at the home of Capt and Mrs Gleaves In Jefferson place The house was beautifully decorated with Dorothy Perkins roses and ferns Mrs Gleaves wore a French gown of pale ecru taf - feta and tulle and a black tulle hat of of a as of

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  1. The Washington Post,
  2. 20 Jun 1915, Sun,
  3. Page 6

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