Clipped From Sterling Standard
Blackrrer-Ruth. E. C. Blackmer of Rock Falls and Miss Nellie Ruth of thlsi city'wer married In Chicago Wednesday after noon at S o'clock by the Rev. John, son Myers, pastor of the Michigan av onuo Baptist church. The ceremony was perfoimed nt tho cUu'rch and at terwards Mr. and Mrt>. .Blackmer wen to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lfll 2S1JO Kecley street, where Mr. Black rfiev'B brother was married at ! o'clock In the evening. '"'Mr. 1 'Blackmer and Miss Ruth wem to Chicago Wednesduy morning to at tend the !wcd(Wng of .Clifford Black mer, but just beTore leaving they an nourfted to their friends that they ex pected to be married before return tag homo. Mr. and Mrs. William Blackmer and 1 daughter' Jennie an- Mr. and Mrs. K. C. Blackmer return ed to Rock Falls Thu-.tsday evening and the young people are receiving thg congratulations and best wishes o their friends. The bride is the '.laughter of Miami Mrs. David Ruth ot this city, an, h-iK boon employed for some timx? it j,hu".'R. W. Murphy & Son's,dry good.-i store. She is a bright young woman who, has. many .friends in and abou' the. city. The groom Is an employe of the Loos & Dieterle plumbing work:* and Is well known and respected' by many frleiuferln Sterling, Rock Falls and vicinity. They will live on Avenue A in Uock-F&lli, whore the groom ia furnishing a home.