Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa Thursday, January 2l, l904
On Sunday, Jan. l7, l904, at the home of the bride's parents, MR. and MRS. DAN MYERS, a mile and a half southwest of Burrell, occurred a pretty home wedding, the contracting parties being MR. FRED M. MILLSAP and MISS ANNA M. MYERS.
Promptly at l2 o'clock, as the strains of the wedding march filled the parlor, rendered by the bride's cousin, MISS NORA GARDNER, the contracting parties entered and were met by Rev. Heckathorn, who in an impressive ceremony united them in the holy bonds of matrimony, being witnessed by about 50 guests, all of them being relatives.
The bride was attired in a becoming costume of blue serge trimmed with white taffeta silk, and made a pretty bride.After the ceremony and congratulations the guests partook of an elaborate wedding dinner.Many valuable and useful presents received testified to the esteem in which these estimable young people are held.
They will soon be at home on their farm south of Decatur and many friends in the west side of the county extend hearty congratulations and wish them a happy and prosperous wedded life.