Prof. B. Harren was united in the holy bonds of wedlock to Miss Lula N. Burton, of Machpelah, February 10, 1897. Prof. Harren is one of the prominent educators of Western, North Carolina. They left for Catawba county to await the close of his school, after which they will go to Mooresville, N. C, their future home. The following persons were present : Messrs. E. L. Burgans and J. H. Beatty, of Tyrrell, N. C. ; Mr. W. A. Hull and wife, Mr. V. Hoyle, wife, daughter and son ; Rev. J. D. Diggs and wife, Miss Mary E. Rankin, Mr. John Arnt and Mrs. Lucinda Sherrill, of Machpelah ; Mrs. M. J. Woodford and Miss Jane C. Derr, of Kidsville ; Mrs. Charlie Nixon and little daughter, and Mr. J. H. Shuford, of Harvey, and the writer. Rev. J. D. Diggs officiated. The following persons gave presents : Miss Minnie King, linen handkerchief; Mr. Hoyle, pair China vases; Mrs. J. D. Diggs, set China cups and saucers; Miss Mary E. Rankin, glass butter dishes; T. C. Headen, plated scarf pin; Mr. Charlie Nixon, linen towel; Mrs. Charlie Nixon, counterpane; Mrs. Lucinda Sherrill, linen towel; many others promised. We wish them a happy new life.
The gazette. (Raleigh, N.C.) 18??-1???, March 06, 1897, Image 2. Image provided by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library, Chapel Hill, NC. Persistent link: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83027097/1897-03-06/ed-1/seq-2/.