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Saturday 21 December 1929 – Wedding of Louisa Perkins at Badsey

Category Hatches, Matches and Dispatches » Marriages
Evesham Standard & West Midland Observer
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At the Parish Church on Saturday, Louisa, the youngest daughter of Mr & Mrs James Perkins of 5 Synehurst was married to William Thomas, the eldest son of Mr & Mrs Ben Harman of 55 Kings Road, Bengeworth.  The Vicar (Rev W C Allsebrook) performed the ceremony.  The bride, who wore a dress of pale blue georgette with veil and wreath of orange blossom was given away by her brother, Mr Jim Perkins.  She carried a bouquet of white chrysanthemums, pink carnations and fern, which was afterwards placed on the grave of her brother.  The bridesmaids were the Misses Constance Perkins (the bride’s cousin) and Lily Harman (the bridegroom’s sister) who wore dresses of peach satin with mop caps to match and carried bouquets of bronze chrysanthemums and fern.  Mr Fred Huxley of Evesham was the best man.  A reception was held after the ceremony at the Old Schools where a large number of relatives and friends assembled.  Mr & Mrs Harman are making their future home at Common Road, Evesham.