Wedding – Flint & Gibson

June 1931

Mexborough & Swinton Times – Friday 19 June 1931

Wedding – Flint & Gibson

The marriage took place at Mexiborongh Parish Church on Monday of Miss Beatrice Flint, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. Flint, of 5, Grenfell Avenue, Mexborough, and Mr. George Robert Gibson, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Gibson, of “Grassmere” Elm Green Lane, Conisborough.

Mr. Gibson is the well-known Denaby newsagent. The ceremony was conducted by the Rev. G. H. Bedford.

The bride, who was given away by her brother, Mr. William Flint, was charmingly dressed in a gown of blue georgette, ankle-length, with coatee of the same material and hat to match. Her bouquet was composed of cream tea roses and fern.

She was attended by two bridesmaids, Miss Nellie Flint (sister of the bride) and Miss Barbara Brown, of Conisborough, both of whom wore green ninon gowns, ankle-length, with picture hats to match. Their bouquets were of white pyretheums.

The duties of best man were carried out by Mr. Frank Hibbert, of Conisborough, and the groomsman was Mr. Cecil Ogilway, also of Conisborough.

After the ceremony a reception was held at the home of the bride’s parents where many guests were entertained. Later Mr. and Mrs. R. Gibson left for a honeymoon in the Isle of Man, the bride travelling in a brown flannel costume with hat to tone. They were the recipients of numerous handsome gifts.

They are to take up residence on their return at Morley Place, Conisborough.