On Monday, 15 Sep 1919 at the
residence of the bride's mother, Mrs. Nelles of "Sunnyside,"
marriage was solemnized of Georgina Celeste, daughter of the late Thomas
Ransom Nelles, to Burcham Harding of New York City.
The bride was charmingly gowned in
her travelling dress of navy blue meteor, heavily beaded, and carried
orchids and Ophelia roses. When leaving she wore a hat of navy blue
taffeta, with "old blue" feathers, and a handsome cape of taupe
She was given away by her brother,
Dr. Howard Nelles of Toledo, Ohio., and attended by by two little nieces,
Eleanor Georgina Innes of Simcoe and Marion G. Nelles of Toledo, while two
small nephews, Ted Innes and Tom Nelles, were ribbon bearers. Mr.
D. A. H. Nelles, youngest brother of the bride, was groomsman. Miss
Kathleen King played the wedding march. Only near relatives anhd friends
were present. The ceremony was performed by a cousin, Rev. Cameron Nelles
Wilson of Woodbury Forest, Virginia.
The house was beautifully decorated
with clematis, hydrangeas, gladioli, and ferns, a ban of these forming a
beautious background for the wedding party.
After a buffet luncheon, Mr. and
Mrs. Harding left for Lake Placid Club, in the Adirondacks, and on their
return will live in New York City.