Sallie Quillian to Mr. John William Jones

 
The Courant American Newspaper
Cartersville, Georgia
May 7, 1896, Page 1
 
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Jones – Quillian.

The wedding of two favorites to occur at LaGrange.

The Courant American has received an invitation which reads:

Rev. & Mrs. William Fletcher Quillian request the honor of your presence at the marriage of their daughter Sallie to Mr. John William Jones, on Wednesday morning, May the 20 th, at eight o’clock, First Methodist Church, LaGrange, Georgia.

These two young people are well known in Cartersville and both possess friends by the score. Mr. Jones is one of our progressive and successful young business men, and Miss Quillian is a lovely and refined young lady. Congratulations numerous are extended them in advance of their union.

*****

May 28, 1896, Page 1

Charming Wedding.

Cartersville and LaGrange Join Hands in Holy Wedlock.

J. W. Jones and Miss Quillian

A Beautiful Church Wedding. Handsome Decorations. List of Attendants.

(LaGrange Graphic)

At 8 o’clock on Wednesday morning one of the largest and most fashionable audiences which has ever gathered at the First Methodist Church of this city witnessed the marriage of one of the fairest and most lovable young ladies who has ever made LaGrange her home, Miss Sallie Quillian, to one of the most prominent young business men of Cartersville, Mr. John Willie Jones. [Long article continues followed by another account of the wedding from the LaGrange reporter.

 

 

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