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Erickson Edwin Anniversary
the high Protheroe. soprano and public of the the Edwin Erickson, Wife Honored By 300 Guests MABEL, Minn. (Special)--More than' 300 relative* and friends attended an open house at the Lutheran Church March 4 to Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Erickson, Mabel, celebrate their golden wedding. wedding. ; . ; , : Â· Â· A program was given with J. B. Gjerdrum as toastmistress. Richard Rasmussen, 'grandson of the couple, gave the history .of couple, Dorothy Marie Erickson played a piano- solo, Kathleen Erickson sang and Mary Ann Rasmussen played an accordion solo. All are granddaughters of the couple. Mrs. Alton Spande sang accompanied by Mrs. Lew Larson. The Rev. Percy L. Larson gave sponded in behalf, of the family. The .anniversary table was orated with yellow roses, gold caadleholders and white candles. ,Mrs. Albert Spande was in charge of the guest book. Kathleen For-1 talk , a Â° d . Mr8 .' P"? T. to 82nd home 83rd Kath- Erickson and Dorothy Marie [ Â« r Erickson Erickson presided at the guest j book. Mary Ann RasmusÂ»en charge of the gifts. Mrs. Otto Rasmussen was hostess. David and James Erickson ushered. The Mesdames Donald and Vernon Erickson Erickson poured, Mrs. Richard Rasmussen Rasmussen had charge of the punch Long | Mrs Everett Erickson served i, e an d Kathleen Erickson, the j j cream is I T he former Marie Peterson and Long Wigwam, ex- Edwin Erickson were married March 7, 1906, at the South Fork Lutheran Church by the Rev. A. O, Langehough. Their attendants were the late Oscar Peterson, Dena Peterson, now Mrs. Helmer Tomte, Rochester, brother and ter of the bride, and William Erickson, Burr Oak, Iowa, and Mrs. Thomas Faa, White Salmon, and Mr. bridegroom, Mrs. as coffee was Erickson were present at the anniversary, anniversary, as was Mrs. Karen Treangen, Treangen, Lanesboro, who served at the wedding 50 years ago. The couple are the parents of four children, Everett, Vernon and Donald, Mabel, and Mrs, Otto Rasmussen, Hesper, Iowa, and have eight grandchildren and cne great- grandchild, ! Mr. and Mrs. Erickson and their children and families attended | morning worship the day of anniversary at Scheie Lutheran Church after which they were joined by other relatives and friends at the Everett Erickson home for dinner. Following the open house, they were guests at a buffet supper supper at the Vernon Erickson home. A wedding dinner for 40 friends and the home of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Rasmussen Feb. 27 at which time the cou- ding rings by their children.