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HAVERFORDWEST LICENSING SESSIONS.

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WEDDINC AT LLANDOVERY.

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WEDDINC AT LLANDOVERY. LEES-THOMA3. On Saturday morning last at the Pantycelyn Memorial Chanel, Llandovery, the marriage of Mr. William Edward Lees, of Snailton, Dale, Pembrokeshire, to Miss Elsie Margretta Thomas, the eeooad daughter of Alderman and Mrs D. Saunders Thomas, Belmont, Llandovery, and niece of Mr. G. Protheroe Davies, Peml-rok-e Dock, was du!y solemnized. Although the happy ev2int wa more or less of a private character, this did not deter a vast number of frierds from cong;egit ing in the sacred edifice to witness the interest- ing ce:emcny. The chapel had been tastefully decorated for the occasion with white floww* The bride, who wss given away by her fathe" (Alderman Thomas) wore a handsome costume of soft cream Venetian cloth, with a chic French-shaped hat to match, trimmed with valenciennes lace and tulle, while a long ostrich featheir and white heather adorned the side, giving a most charming and bridal effect. The gown wis a fhort-waisted semi-fitting bolero and goied-shaped kirt with scolloped folds, trimmed with Irish point embroidery. She was attended by her two sisters (Misses Muriel Prothero and L. Irenes (Dolly) Thomas), who made very pretty bridesmaids, attired in cream silk colienne triirmed with lace and ruchin. The full skirts wore gathered into the waist, and trimmed third of the way up with a band of gauging The bodice materiil was draped over a pointed lac-e yoke back and front, whilst below the yoke was a short bolero trimming formed of folds of yellow silk and edged with a frill of lace. The yoke was edged with a dciep frill of lace put on under a row of white silk ruchin. The full short sleeves were gathered to form a double puff, an.1 finished at the elbow with a frill of lace. They alio wore pretty cream tuscan st'.aw flop hats, trimmed with cream silk ribbon tulle, aid daffodils. Mr. Thomas Alger, of Newport, acted as bejt man. The nuptials weire performed by Dr T. E. Thomas, of Bailyglas, the popular pastor of the chapel. The service was fully choral and impressive, the choir rendering in good style the hymn, "The voice that breathed o'er Eden." Miss Jones, Post Office, proved a capable organist, and as the bridal party emerged from the chapel played Mendelsohn'9 wedding march in brilliant style. The newly-united couple were greeted with showers of rice and confetti. At the residence of the bride's parents a reception was held, and amongst those present were: Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Lees, Dale; Alderman and Mrc. Saunders Thomas,, Belmont; Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Swinburne, Pembroke Dock; Mr. Tom Alger, Newport; Mr. and Mrs. D. Rice Thomas, London; Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Harris, Norfolk; Miss H. Emlyn Thomas, London; Misses Muriel and Irena Thomas, Belmont; and ú. T. E. Thomas, Bailyglas. The brioo and bridegroom left by the two p.m. train for London, where the honeymoon will be 6pent. A- number of friends assembled on the platform, and tendered expressions of happiness and prosperity as the train steamed out. The bride's travelling dress was a pale green tweed costume trimmed with green velvet and gold buttons and a tweed paletote trimmed with opossum fur. Her hat was made of two shades of rose-coloured velvet and chiffon with flowing ostrich feather. The presents were of a numerous and costly description.

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