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December 21, 1995
Towanda RR 5 Couple celebrate 60th anniversary.
Howard I. and Ruth A. Wislon of Box 5610, Towanda RR 5, will celebrate their 60the wedding anniversay on dec. 29, 1995.  Howard and the former Ruth A. GILMAN were untied in marriage on Dec. 29, 1935, at the Babtist church in Matawan, NJ.  Howard and Ruth are devoted to their family. they have four children, nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren.  Howard retired from Dupont in 1975 and the couple enjoy flower and vegetable gardening, golfing and playing cards.  Howard, known as "Mr. Fix-it" when it comes to mechanical break-downs, and Ruth "tender loving care" with flowers and plants has been an assest to her friends and family.  They are active members of Christ Episcopal Church in Towanda.  The Wilson's anniversary will be celbrated with a dinner held in their honor by their family.   There is a very nice picture of the couple with this notice.

Honeymooning in Charleston, S. C.
County Detective Fowler Tuton, son of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Tuton, Wells Township and Miss Mary C. Danneman, daughter of Charles Danneman, Wysox, were married Monday morning April 10, 1939 in the parochial residence of SS Peter and Paul Parish, Towanda, by Rev. Peter A. Nolan. They were attended by Miss marguerite Danneman, sister of the bride and Edmund Tuton, brother of the groom. A very delightful wedding breakfast was served at the Ward Hotel following the ceremony. The bride was graduated in 1932 from Towanda High School and has been employed in the Rosenfield law offices. Mr. Tuton is a graduate of Millerton High School, Troy High School class of 1927, was employed for some time in the Carpenter & Pierce Company store here and, for three and one-half years, has served as County Detective. He comes of one of the pioneer families of Wells Township. Following a wedding trip to Charleston, S.C., Mr. and Mrs. Tuton will be at home at 602 ½ Second Street, Towanda. They have the congratulations and best wishes of hundreds of friends in the county.

William L. Rider, son of Mrs. W. L. Rider, Towanda, and the late Dr. W. L. Rider, and Miss Mary E. Williams, also of Towanda, were married on Thursday evening, Feb. 2d, in St. Basils Rectory, Dushore. Dr. Rider, a dentist practiced for many years in Troy, his office for some time being in the present American Legion home. The bride has been until recently employed (rest of article missing)

Miss Esther Louise Drake, daughter of Mrs. Alene Drake, Sayre, and Everett Arthur Hubbard, son of Mr. and Mrs. M. G. Hubbard, were married in the parlors of the Ward Hotel, Towanda, Thanksgiving Day at 4 p.m. County Commissioner Charles E. Drake, proprietor of the Ward House, is grandfather of the bride. Mrs. Edward Hydon, a sister of the groom, was matron of honor, Griffin Hubbard acted as his brother’s groomsman. The bride was charming in a gown of white moire, princess style. She wore a large white velvet hat and carried pink and white roses. Mrs. Hydon was gowned in blue satin with hat and shoe of burgundy. She carried pink roses and gypsophilia. The ceremony was performed by Re. W. M. Hydon, Towanda. Preceding the ceremony, Miss Beatrice Branning played “O Promise Me”, following which Edward Hydon sang “I Love You Truly.” Following a reception, they left for a honeymoon in Gettysburg and Washington, D.C.

Miss Hazel E. Strope, daughter of Mrs. Della Strope, Troy, and Eldon L. Estep, Elmira, son of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Estep, Sylvania, were united in marriage by the Rev. William H. Hydon at the Methodist parsonage at Towanda on Friday evening, Jan. 27th.
The bride wore navy blue with accessories to match and a corsage of orchids. (handwritten on article 1939)

Miss Gertrude Elizabeth Yetter, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs Henry Yetter, of Powell, and John J. Newell, son of Mr. & Mrs. James Newell of Potterville were married at the home of the bride Saturday at 3:00 o'clock. The ceremony was performed by Rev. O.H. Travis in the presence of the immediate relatives and friends. They were attended by Jane Yetter, sister of the bride, and Edward Ross of Potterville. After the wedding luncheon the couple left on a Wedding trip to Chicago, Canada and other places of interest.  Mrs. Newell is a graduate of Towanda High School class of 1925 and a graduate of Mansfield State Teachers College. She has been a successful teacher in the schools of Orwell and Sayre for the past 7 years. Mr. Newell is a graduate of Mansfield Teachers College and is now Principal of Cold Spring Harbor, L.I. schools, where they will reside. Newspaper Source~Wyalusing Rocket.

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