Facts and Events
The Hartford Times Weekly, January 31, 1925
Miss Beulah Andrews, of Howard, Kans, and Mr. Fred Shepherd of Hartford, Kans. were married at the M.E. church parsonage in Howard Saturday, Jan. 17, 1925, by the pastor, rev. R. H. Mills. They were accompanied by her sister, Miss Eva (Iva) Andrews, and his chum, Ray Sterbenz. The bride was most tastily attired in gray brocaded Canton Crepe and looked most charming.
Immediately following the wedding ceremony a bounteous dinner was given at the home of the bride's parents in Howard and Tuesday evening, Jan. 20th, a reception was given the newly weds at the home of the groom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Shepherd, southwest of town. The evening was spent playing games, after which a dainty luncheon was served.
The bride is the second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Andrews, of Howard, where she has lived her young life and where she was graduated from the Howard High school in teh class of 1921.
The groom is the second son of Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Shephery and is well equiped to take up the occupation of his father, that of farming. After his high school work here he attended the College of Emporia, at Emporia, for two years, where he was a letter man in football and other athletics. Fred has traveled extensively the psat three years and has seen a lot of places.
The bride and groom were the recipients of many beautiful and useful presents attesting the high esteem in which they are held by their many friends. They will take up housekeeping on the Vernon Ford place, where he will farm the coming year.
The Times extends congratulations and best wishes for success, happiness and prospierity.
Howard Current Citizen, January 21, 1925
On Saturday, January 17, 1925, Miss Beulah Andrews and Mr. Fred Shepard were united in marriage. The ceremony was performed at 11:30 at the M.E. parsonage, Dr. H. R. Wills officiating.
A wedding dinner was given at the home of the bride's parents, only the immediate family and Ray Sturbert, a friend of the groom, being present. Immediately after dinner the young people left for the furture home near Hartford, Kansa.
The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Andrews of this city and has lived in and around Howard practically all of her life. She is a graduate of the Howard High School and a young woman of many accomplishments. The groom is a stranger to the Citizen Reporter. All Howard friends join in wishing Mr. and Mrs. Shephard a long, prosperous and happy married life.