Lewis T. Erwin weds Miss Verdie Akin

The Cartersville Express
Cartersville, Georgia
October 17, 1879, Page 5
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Married in this city on Thursday, 9th inst., at 4 o’clock, P. M., by Rev. T. E. Smith, Mr. LEWIS T. ERWIN and Miss VERDIE, daughter of our late distinguished citizen, Col. Warren AKIN.  The attendants were Mr. T. W. Akin and Miss F. L. Grier, of Jones county, and Mr. H. C. Ramsaur, Fairmount, Ga., and Miss Ida Price, of Cassville.  The couple left that evening at 5 o’clock for New York and other points in the north and west.

Many most hearty congratulations have been tendered them by their numerous friends.  Mr. Erwin a noble young man, whose prospects for success in life are rarely equaled, has for a companion one of the purest and best of women, whose excellent judgment renders the strongest assurance, that, as an “help meet,” she will be all that man can wish in this life.


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