|Ferdinand Enterprise - February 24, 1916
in St. Mary’s Catholic Church
- A Big Feast and Dance at Home of Bride Thereafter –
A Big Feast and Dance at Home of Bride Thereafter –
The marriage of Miss Ida E. Sarbacher and Mr. Christopher
Roeper was solemnized at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ferdinand, Idaho,
Tuesday morning at 8:30 o’clock, February 22nd, 1916, by Father
Boniface Simmen, in the presence of a large concourse of friends and relatives
of the contracting parties.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Sarbacher,
a prosperous rancher living a few miles east of this village, and was
beautifully gowned in white crepe de chine and was attended by Miss Nettie
Weis. The groom wore the
conventional black and was attended by Joseph Sarbacher Jr., a brother of the
Immediately after the ceremony a large number of invited
guests accompanied the twain to the home of the bride where the day was
pleasantly spent in showering congratulations, feasting and social
intercourse, until about four o’clock in the afternoon, when the rooms were
prepared for dancing in which old and young then participated until the dawn
of the following day. A most
enjoyable time is reported by those present.
The wedding gifts were numerous, useful, beautiful, and
some of them very costly. The
Enterprise joins with the host of friends of the contracting parties in
whishing them much joy, and a long, happy and prosperous wedded life.
Some time during the evening, a charivari party from this
village visited the scenes of the merry-making and were presented with a
five-spot with which to buy refreshments.