Couple Observes 50th Anniversary . Many friends and relatives greeted Mr. and Mrs. Williem H. Houck "when they celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary with a reception reception last night at their home, 214 "West Thirtieth Street. The couple received a nurnbe? of gifts, cards, .and flowers. - Mr. and Mrs. Houck have a son. William L. Houck of this city, and four daughters, Mrs. Frank C. Lee, Mrs. John Mayer, and Mrs. Edwin Reed, all of Wilmington, and Mrs. John Chalmers of Bridgeville. There are also ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. Mr. Houck has one sister, Mrs. Margaret Mundy, residing residing in this city, and several brothers in Philadelphia. Mrs. Houck has a sister. Mrs. Emtnaline Corson, and a brother, Mr. Howard Pickey. both of this city. The couple are members of Calvary Calvary P. E. Church. Mr. Houck is a retired leather worker. They were married July 4. 1888 in Perm's Grove, N. J., and have resided in Wilmington Wilmington for many years.