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Saturday 30 November 1929 – Wedding of Marjorie Evans at Badsey

Category Hatches, Matches and Dispatches » Marriages
Evesham Standard & West Midland Observer
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The marriage took place on Saturday at the Parish Church of Mr John Alexander Burton of Port Street, Evesham, and Miss Marjorie Evans, second daughter of Mr & Mrs A E Evans of Sands Lane, Badsey.  The bride, who was given away by her brother, Mr Edward Evans, wore a three-piece suit of red crepe de chine, trimmed with pearl grey, and grey hat to match, and grey lizard skin shoes with stockings to match.  The bride carried a bouquet of red chrysanthemums with maidenhair ferns.  She was attended by her sister, Miss Mary Evans, who was also dressed in grey, trimmed with blue, with shoes and stockings to match.  The duties of best man were carried out by the bridegroom’s brother, Mr Alec Burton.  The newly-married couple later left by train for Coventry where the honeymoon is being spent.  They are to make their future home at Albert Road, Evesham.