Marguerite Millham Gives Leoria Wilbur Bridal Shower – 1923

The Binghamton Press, August 9, 1923

Mrs. Cafferty, in whose home the bridal shower is given, is the older sister of Marguerite, named Harriet. (Possibly Hattie?) Attending also is another sister, Pearl, Mrs. Lewis Spangenburg.

Marguerite is the daughter of Ira Oliver Millham. Ira is the son of Oliver Hunt Millham and Sarah Finch Wilbur Millham. Ira Millham and Leoria's natural mother,

Marguerite is the daughter of Ira Oliver Millham. Ira is the son of Oliver Hunt Millham and Sarah Finch Wilbur Millham. Ira Millham and Leoria's natural mother, Leoria Wilbur Meeker, were first cousins. 

Emily Barber Bigelow, her aunt that is almost the same age as her is there, and Fred Vernon Barber's daughter, Harriet, who is her fiance's sister. "Little Emily" was the flower girl at Leoria's mother's wedding.

There is a Jack Horner pie, " an ornamental pie-shaped container from which favors or toys are extracted often by pulling a ribbon at a party" and Kewpie Bridal place cards. 

Sweet peas were the flowers; pink and white was the color theme.

Leoria is 19 years old.

Marguerite Millham Gives Leoria Wilbur Bridal Shower

 

 

 

 

 an ornamental pie-shaped container from which favors or toys are extracted often by pulling a ribbon at a party

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