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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: marriages-Off Subject
Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 12:31:09 -0500
Makes me think of my step-grandfather.
He was in his late 90s, living in a nursing home, talking of marrying a lady
in the home, when he died.
> Obviously, he wanted one more trip around the block before he died.
> John Haley
>> I think what she had in mind was better than Social Security, can't
>> imagine what he was thinking of!
>> Vera Reeves <> wrote: Melbourne news paper June 1925
>> What takes the cake for marriage in point of numbers was noticed in a
>> paper recently when the announcement was made that Dr. Shaddock of
>> Waldron 80 recently took his ninth wife an unmarried lady of 21. Who has
>> another one to tell?