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Cedar Rapids Gazette Newspaper Archive: July 15, 1974 - Page 8

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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 15, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                ell Guarded Queen Queen Elizabeth poses with members of the Yeomoo of the Guard at Buckingham palace recently, after she made her inspection of the bodyguards. The ceremony goes back to 1 485 when the guard was formed by Henry VII. Society Women Features Shelley Anderson Is Bride FAIRFAX Miss Shelly K. Anderson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carlyle J. Anderson. 1016 Thirty-eighth street SE. Cedar Rapids, became the bride of Randy P. Duffy, 828 Center Point road also Cedar Rapids, during a 2 o'clock ceremony Sunday. The Rev Alexander George per- formed Ihc ceremony at the home of the bridegroom's parents The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Duffy. Mrs. Duffy For her wedding the bride wore a gown of taffeta styled with a V-neckline, flounced short sleeves and a chapel- length train. A picture hat completed her ensemble and her flowers were yellow, or- ange and white daisies. Mrs. John R. Duffy of DCS Moines was matron of honor and bridesmaids were Tracy Duffy and Kris Anderson of Cedar Rapids, sisters of the bridal couple. Their gowns were of yellow and orange flo- ral print featuring smocked bodices. Each attendant held a bouquet of orange daisies. Serving his brother as best man was John R. Duffy. Groomsmen were William Freeman and Dick Bartels. both of Cedar Rapids. Lynn Bartels was flower girl. A reception for 225 guests was given at the home of the bridegroom's parents after the ceremony. Following a two-week wed- ding trip to the Ozarks, the newlyweds will make their home at the Center Point road address. Both are associated with Duffy's Furniture Repair and Antiques store. Women's Golf CRCC Twilight Sixty-four golfers participat- ed in Las Vegas Twilight golf Friday. Low net was won by Mrs. Basil Bowman and Dr. "raig Curric. Bill Bergman and Mrs. Lee Ilteii had long drives and Bill Summerwill and Mrs. Jack Stuhr were closest to pin. Winning other events were Leo Smulekoff, Mrs. Jack Liechty. Don McKee. Mr. and Mrs. N'els 3ergstrom and Mr. and Mrs. Horace McGrath. Mr. Berg- nan. Jack Heins. Mr. Sluhr and Mr. Ilten had birdies and an approach was sunk by Mrs. Dave Unzeitig. Committee members were Dr. and Mrs. Dean Bemus and Dr. and Mrs. Wally Benson. Twin Pines Twilight Winners in Twilight golf played Saturday were John Lewis. Don Gibbs and Mrs. Lewis. Mr. Lewis and Fran Hoffman had birdies and each sank an approach. Clubhouse hosts were Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Simmer and at home hosts were the Bert Hoffmans, 23119 Blue Ridge drive ME. There were 14 golfers. Ellis Medalist honors went to Mrs. David Johnson in week- end play. Flight winners were Mrs. John Jacobs and Mrs. Charles Barta, championship; Mrs. Gilc Dills and Mrs. John Stewart, first; Mrs. Harold Layher and Mrs. John Lewis, second, and Mrs. Harold Mill- er and Mrs. Howard Miller, third. Mrs. Don Terrace and Mrs. Wayne Farland had bird- ies. Anifa Johnson, Dean A. Daniels Married Sunday MT. VERXOX The lodge at Palisades-Kepler state park provided the setting Sunday for the marriage of Miss Anita Jean Johnson. 1221 Third ave- nue SE. and Dean Arthur Daniels. liidfl Oakland road XE. both of Cedar Rapids. Of- ficiating at the 4 o'clock cere- mony was the Rev. J. M. Sleffenson. Parents of Ihc bridal coupie are Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. Johnson. Will South Eleventh street. Marion, and Mr. and Mr. Albert K. Daniels of Delhi Ketelsen of Marion was maid 'if honor and brides- niiiliK were Susan McGre. Nancy Stri'fcii rf (Vdar Rapids and Megan Smith. Embroidered lace detailed Hii1 bride'-, gown ot candle- hj-.'h! uliich featured a -wcclhear! neckline. long anil   iias soappeii up an I imitation lo gu to the northern I tip of Honshu to honor the j "Johnny Appleseed of Japan He was her great uncle. j Japan's Kyodo news agency I has reported the provincial government nf Annum plans to invite all the relatives of the liev. John Ing to visit Sept. That will lie roughly Hill years since Ing, a Methodist missionary, is credited with introducing American apples io Japan Hurled Apple It is said that one Christmas Ing gave apples from the state of Washington to his students at his missionary school and one of them took his apple home to his father, who buried it in his garden. The apple germinated when spring came, the story goes, and eventually this brought wealth to the family. One biographer. Lowell Dearinger of Mount Vernon. 111., says Ing is remembered in Aomori much as is Abraham Lincoln in Illinois. Mrs. Weltin, office manager of the Quincy Society of Fine Arts, said of the prospect of a trip to Japan, "It's rather exciting." And she is ready to go. But if the province picks up the tab for all the Ing rela- tives, it may have a crowd on its hands. Descendants have been traced to southern Illinois. Missouri and Colorado, and a daughter, Lavinia, was known to be living in Evanston. 111., two years ago. Letters from Ing Mrs. Weltin said she still has about a dozen letters Ing wrote to her mother and Ing's niece, Gertrude Grady Wilson. "1 guess I have almost thrown them away a thousand times while housecleaning but now I'm glad 1 didn't." she said. She recalled that one of the letters described her great-un- cle's pleasure when the em- peror of Japan visited his school. Another told about growing apples and peaches -UPI TelCDIlolO Mrs. Margaret Wilson Weltin, officer manager of the Quincy, III., Society of Fine Arts, is a great niece of Capt. John Ing, who introduced Western apples to Japan. She has snapped up an invitation to visit the Northern tip of Honshu, Japan, which plans to honor "the Johnny Appleseed of Japan" and to invite all of his relatives. "and said kiddingly that lie had learned that bees have something to do with growing them." Ing, the son nf a Methodist minister, is buried in a mausoleum at the Masonic and Odd Fellows cemetery at Benton, III. Some accounts say Ing was horn al Green Castle, Ind.. west of Indianapolis, in 1840. He was graduated from Indi- ana Asbury university (now DePauw But an- other biographer, Gilbert E. Bascom, who wrote "The Johnny Appleseed of said Ing was horn in the Lib- erty community .southeast of Thompsonville. 111.. in Franklin county, where he farmed acres after return- ing to the United States. Ing died June 4, 1920. Ing apparently was mis- understood by his neighbors after he came hack lo Illinois. Legend has ii that Ing brought back some statuettes from Japan and kept them in a shed near his farm home. A hired hand went to the shed to get a tool, noticed the statu- ettes and spread stories that Ing was an idol worshipper. MISS SAMEK HONORED AT BRIDAL SHOWER Miss Eileen Satnek. daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Samek, 2424 Tenth ave- nue SW, was honored at a bridal shower Thursday even- ing given by Mrs. Robert Pierson, 1818 Ellis boulevard Co-hostesses to the 20 guests were Linda and Karen Pierson. Miss Samek is the Aug. 10 bride-elect of Gary Samek, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leo Samek, 2519 J street SW. liKAK ABHV 1 was married M> husband and 1 united 211" people In our wed- ding reception; H" "aid llif> were coming. we put all the money we hail inln this wed- (inig reception lip. After the reception, my husband and 1 went to a local bar fur a drink About of the people who accepted but didn't show up were at this bar. The> gave us some money (with no cards) as a "wedding gift We took it because we were sn broke. 1 think we should write thank you mites to the people who handed us money, go to the bar. and hand them the lliank you notes just like they handed us the money. My husband thinks if we do this, we will be as ignorant as they are I think we are being nicer to them than they deserve by thanking them at all. What dii you think'.' lil'RT DEAR HURT. Since you weren't sufficiently "hurl" lo refuse their gifts, you should acknowledge Ihem in writing, and Ihrough the mail. CONFIDENTIAL TO "M" WHO WORKS IN AN OFFICE WITH PAT. I think that what- ever an adult does in his own home is his own business. DEAR ABBY: I met a man four months ago and I fell but hard. He guessed my age to be "about but I am 72. I guessed his age to be "about but I really don't know- how old he is. He acts crazy about me and is giving me a rush. There are a lot of younger women after him and I am afraid if I tell him my right age I will lose him. If we should ever go for a marriage license do I have to give my right age? Please help me, Abby. I want this man. He makes me feel like sweet 16. IN LOVE IN LOS .ANGELES DEAR IN: Forget about age. Yonrs and his. 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