The Daily News
September 12, 1963
Spaniard's Bay -
Chipman - Roach Wedding
Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard's Bay was the scene of a pretty wedding on Friday, September 6 at 7:30 p.m., when Mary Joyce, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Solomon Chipman of Spaniard's Bay, became the bride of Lorne Ralph, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Roach of Coley's Point. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. E. Willis.
Preceding the bride up the aisle were Sharon Pike as junior bridesmaid, Olive Roach, the bridegroom's sister, as bridesmaid, and Jean Chipman, the bride's sister, as maid of honour. All were dressed in deep blue gowns with white accessories and carried bouquets of autumn blooms. The bride, escorted by her father who gave her in marriage, wore a floor length gown of white lace, a shoulder length veil, and she carried a bouquet of red and white roses. Attending the groom were Fred Pilgrim Jr., and Allan Kelly. Ushers were John C. Chipman and Douglas Russell.
After the ceremony the reception was held at Dawe's Restaurant, Bay Roberts, when 160 guests received and where the wedding supper was served. The toast to the bride was proposed by the Rev. E. Willis, that to the bridesmaids by the groom, and to the parents by Mr. W. Hedderson. The balance of the evening was spent in dancing.
For her going away the bride wore a suit of brown wool with beige accessories.
Mr. and Mrs. Roach will take up residence at Coley's Point where Mr. Roach is employed. We extend best wishes.
The Daily News
September 17, 1963
Bay Roberts -
Brown - Smith Wedding
A very pretty wedding was solemnized at the Salvation Army Citadel, Toronto August 10th, when Lena, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Brown of this town was united in Holy Matrimony to Winston, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Smith, Bishop's Cove. The bride was attended by Marjorie, Mrs. Murray Stratton, sister of the groom, while the groom was ably supported by the bride's brother, Thomas (Jr.). The ceremony was performed by Major Pond, a family friend, who, a few year's ago, was in charge of the Salvation Army Corps of this town. The reception was held at the home of the bride's brother, Tom, where the usual toast list was honoured. The young couple has taken up residence at Toronto where the groom is employed. Their many friends both in this town and Bishop's Cove wish them every success and happiness in the future.