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F Manning - —4— Stockcr-Castle Nuptials An out of town...
—4— Stockcr-Castle Nuptials An out of town wedding of much interest to Alton and Wood River will take place in Carlinville, at the First Methodist Church, Saturday night at 8 o'clock when Miss Clarl- bel Castle of Carlinville becomes the bride of Raymond Don Stocker, proprietor of the Stocker Pharmacy on Ferguson avenfle in Wood River. Relatives and friends in Alton and Wood River will be among the guests at the nuptials. Preceding the wedding a musical program will be furnished by Misses Pauline Peebles of Carlinville and Judith Summers of Chicago. The musical program will begin at 7:30 o'clock. The bridal party will enter the church auditorium to strains of Lohengrin's wedding march, played by Miss Peebles, Miss Castle will enter with her father, W. H. Castle, who will give his daughter in marriage. Miss Margaret Morris of Chicago will be bridesmaid and the brlde!s sister, Miss Winifred Castle of Carlinville, maid of honor. Betsy Ross, a young cousin of Miss Castle, will be ring bearer. Wayne Willis Wa'.ie of Chicago and Champaign, a cross- mate of Mr. Stacker while he was a student at the St. Louis School 'of Pharmacy, Max Ncwby and Leonard Stocker of Alton; Francis Manning of Wood River and Don Peebles, Miss Castle's cousin, will be ushers. After the wedding a reception will be held at the Hillside Country Club. Following the reception Mr. Stocker and his bride will leave on a two weeks' honeymoon trip, planning to motor to Washington, D. C,, and New York City. Upon their return they will take up their residence on Madison avenue in Wood River. Raymond Don Stocker is the elder son of Dr. and Mrs. A. Don Stacker of Alton. He graduated from the Alton High School In 1021, attended the University of Illinois, and is a graduate of the St. Louis School of Pharmacy. He is a member of the Phi Kappa Tau Fraternilyi He is a well known young Wood River business mnn and is president of the Chamber of Commerce in Wood His' fiancee is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Castle of Carlinville She is n graduate of the Carlinville High School, Northwestern University, and of Miss Pestalozza's School In Chicago. For one semester Miss Castle taught at Washington School in Wood River, and during her residence in Wood River made many friends. During the past few weeks Mlsb Castle was honored at a series of verv delightful parties Including t- luncheon Rlveii by Mrs. W. E. Rost nnd Mrs. Jesse Peebles of Carlinville. at the- HOKS homo. The luncheon was given Monday and among thu guests was Mrs. A. Don Stocker 01 Alton, mother of Mr. Stocker. A breakfast for members of the bridal party will be given Saturday morning by Mrs. Walter Denby and in the evening, Mrs. DP" Peebles will entertain with a dinner for out of town guests. / her farewell Huber few remembered

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 27 Apr 1928, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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