Carden – McDowell Wedding

Wedding bells from the June 30, 1903 Skidmore Standard (Skidmore, Missouri), page 1:


Sunday evening at 6:30 o’clock at the bride’s home, Mr. and Mrs. Henry McDowell, 3 miles southwest of town, Rev. C. B. Campbell performed the ceremony which made Ortie C. Carden and Miss Mildred McDowell man and wife. It was a very pretty wedding. ¬†Quite a number of the relatives of both bride and groom were present. ¬†After the ceremony was performed, an elegant supper was served.

Mr. and Mrs. Carden will make their home with the groom’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Carden, until fall, during which time Mr. Carden will continue his study for the ministry.

The bride and groom are quite well known through this part of the country and have a large circle of friends who wish them happiness through life.