Etc. -- Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Murtland wed 60 years
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A transcription of a page 1 article in the 20 Oct 1932 Waterford Star.

mr. and mrs. wesley murtland married sixty years

On Sunday, 16 Oct 1932 Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Murtland, well known residents of this town, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, when about 50 guests were present. The day was an ideal one for the occasion.

The table decorations were pink roses and fern, centred with a four story wedding cake, made and iced by the bride of 60 years ago., who on Monday celebrated her 83th birthday, the groom being 84.

Five were present on this occassion who attended the original wedding, which was held at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Potts. Rev. Mr. Harrington, formerly pastor at Bloomsburg, officiated.

Mr. Murtland is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Murtland who lived in this community. Mrs. Murtland is the granddaughter of the late Sir Oliver Blake, a former M.P.

The bride and groom of 60 years ago were presented with a beautiful radio, which will be much enjoyed during the long winter evenings.

Those who attended were: --
Mr. and Mrs. G. R. Corman,
Mr. and Mrs. W. Kidd and their friends from Newmarket;
Dr. and Mrs. Frank M. Potts.
Mr. and Mrs. Ray Potts and family 
and Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Potts of Buffalo, N.Y.;
Mr. and Mrs. Earl Corman of Woodstock;
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Everett,
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Thompson,
Mr. and Mrs. William Jaques and daughter, 
Mrs. Reuben Hammond of Simcoe;
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Thompson,
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Thompson and son, Waterford;
Mr. Warren Potts of Tyrrell, and
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Fletcher, Waterford.

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