Becky Reed

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Becky Reed - Becky Reed Is Entertained At Longview Mrs....
Becky Reed Is Entertained At Longview Mrs. Thomas B. Palmer, 230 Thirteenth Street, Longvlev honored Miss Becky Reec daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. D Reed, with a "Bride-to-Be Juneheon On Tuesday, May 26 at the Longview Holiday Inn, Included in the courtesy wer Baylor suitmates of the honor •e -who recently graduated from the university. The menu consisted of se food tarts, tossed green salat spring vegetables, and Individ ually baked cakes arrange' like a bride's bouquet. The guests produced a surprise element when they pros ented the honoree with linens 1: the Baylor colors of green am gold. Another courtesy for Mis Reed, bride-elect of Frank Su percinski, was a "Heirloom Ga thering" held in the home o Mr. and Mrs. T. G. Field in Longview, Mrs. Field is th maternal aunt of the honoree The "gathering" is a trad] tlon of the family of the lat Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Bunch o Powell, when the approachini marriage of one of their kin is near. At this time, olde members of the family give t< the prospective bride or groom family antique treasurers whicl they wish perpetuated to graci the new home. After a dinner of favoriti family recipes was sei-ved, Mis, Reed was presented with manj sentimental favors. Among th most treasured, was a hand some handmade quilt. This wa the work of her materna grandmother, Mrs. Alice Bunch Another favorite was a decor ated tea tray which was fash ioned from a transom over the door of the old Bunch home. Mrs. Field, a member of the Historical Society of Early Am erlcan Decoration, presentee the honoret with a wall decor atlon designed of Ash leaves pressed under glass. The leaves were taken from an old tree from the Bunch home. Anoth er piece was n stool made fron the mahogany mantle In the old homestead. assembled table, a to La

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  1. Corsicana Daily Sun,
  2. 01 Jun 1964, Mon,
  3. Page 4

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