Ed Harshbarger-Ruth Emple-wed-TDN-Page 17-9 Sep 1954

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Edwood oined In Wedlock At West Chester MR. AJJD SIRS. EDWAKD HARSHEBABGER EDWARD HARSHBARGER OF MAPLETON AND DELAWARE COUNTIAN ARE WED Miss Ruth Mae Emple, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John. Carl Empie. of Glen Mills R. D. 1, became the bride oi' Mr. Edward Curtis Harshbarger, Harshbarger, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clark N. Harjjhbarger of Mapleton Depot, Depot, in a ceremony solemnized at the Qalvary Lutheran Church, West Chester, on Saturday afternoon, afternoon, August 14, 1954, at two o'clock. o'clock. The Rev. William H. Ral- to and car- arrived the June Canada, of at John Dayville, her she and of Joseph wore pink ensembles sirnilaT that of the honor attendant their bouquets were of pink nations. The bride's young sister, Lois^ Jean Empie, also of Glen Mills R.l D. 1, was the flower girl. She was; seen in an aqua nylon gown. Her', headdress was of spring flowers ! and she carried a 1 basket of mixed i summer flowers. The ring bearer of i. Mrs. officiated at the 'double ring j was David C. Empie, Glen Mills service. The altar of fihe church Was decorated with white candles, palms, white gladioli and carnations. carnations. Dr. Robert Carl, a music instructor instructor at West Chester State Teachers College, was the organist. organist. Among his selections were the traditional wedding marches. Mrs. Hoxie Thomas was soloist. Her numbers were "Entreat Me Not R. D. 1, a brother. He was attired in a white linen suit He earned the rin<M on a white satin pillow. Mr. M. A. Harshbarger of Jackson, Jackson, Ohio, brother of the bridegroom,. bridegroom,. was best man. Ushers were Mr Francis Wright, West Chester; Mr. Donald Warner, Carlisle. Carlisle. and Mr. Harvard Pannebaker, Pannebaker, Glen Mills. ._ _ . T „ Mrs. Bmpie Wore a navy blue To Leave Thee,' 'O Perfect.Love and whi , e c dress writh whiu " ' " accessories and her flowers were of and "The Lord's Prayer." She sang i the latter as the couple knelt at the altar. Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attractively attired in a white gown Which featured a lace bodice and. fuL tulle skirt over satin which ended in a cathedral cathedral train. The bodice was styled a corsage of red rosebuds. A pink linen and lace dress \vith white accessories accessories was worn by Mrs, Harshbarger. Harshbarger. Her corsage was of. white rosebuds. A rec'-ption for approximately 100 guests was held in the church Balti- with an illusion scalloped neck- social room. Friends were present line topped with a lace collar. The ! from Philadelphia, Carlisle, Pet- lace sleeves were tapered at her ! ersburg. Gettysburg, Shade Gap, j hands. Her finger-tip veil was Held j *&***«' ™* Lancaster; t , \ n. -, .more, Maryland; Jackson, m plaes by a hand tatted coronet , and Ar ,: ngten Virginia. designed bv her paternal erand- i mother. She also carried the lace! Attei-vard he happy couple handkerchief which her paternal i J?" on a wedding trip to Ni grandmother carried at her wed- i FaU * alld Canada. The Uride was , ding. A white orchid was arranged j wearing- a .summer suit of blue white Bible and the whi «'ith on a satin streamers were knotted with rosebuds. Her' only jewelry was a strand of pearls, a gift of the : bridegroom. i Serving as the maid of honor i was Misi:" Patricia C. Empie, Glen i Mills R. D. 1, a sister of the bride. ! She wo.--i an aqua lace and net i gown over taffeta. She . had a. ; matching bonnet and earned a j bouque: "of white" carnations. j Miss C!arol Ann Empie. Glen i Mills R. D. 1, another sister; Mis.s Marcia Harshbarger of Mapleton. sister of the bridegroom, and Miss Dorothy McFetridge of Philadel- j Theological Seminary phia wore the bridesmaids. Tney ! burg. accessories and the white orchid from her bouquet. Upon their return they will be at home to their friends in a newly newly decorated apartment at Carlisle. Carlisle. Mrs. Harshbargei- is a graduate of West Chester^High School and West Chester State Teachers College College whore she majored in music. She is music instructor at Me- ehanics'curg. He is a graduate ot j Mount Union High School and a J music major graduate of West i Chester State Teachers College, j He is now attending the Lutheran ! in Gettys-1

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  1. The Daily News,
  2. 09 Sep 1954, Thu,
  3. Page 17

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