Skinner, Marian and Lowry, Forest Roderick, (Married)
appeared in Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Sep 1915, p. 1

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As the culmination of a romance which started three years ago when they attended Oak Park high school, Miss Marian Skinner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Otis Ainsworth Skinner, 402 Willow street, Winnetka, was married yesterday afternoon to Forest Roderick Lowry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Lowry of River Forest. The wedding took place in Christ Episcopal church, the Rev. Mr. Frederick C. Budlong officiating. Miss Fannie Templeton of Oak Park, a school chum of the bride, was maid of honor. The bride's other attend- ants were Miss Lorraine Cleary of Winnetka and Miss Loury Skinner, sister of the bride. Charles Bingham of River Forest was best man. The ushers were Jack Cleary, Allen Valen- tine of Glen Ellyn and Roland Phil- brook Of Dennison, Ia. The young couple met at Oak Park high school when they were students three years ago. He was an all around athlete. For weeks they watched each other with admiration. A class- mate introduced them four days he- fore he took his diploma. The next year he attended Beloit college. She moved to Winnetka; where she attended Girton school. They corresponded. She praised him for his swimming at the Hamilton club in Chicago. Recently their engagement was announced. The young couple have left for the east. They will tour New York state by automobile. Following their trip they will be at home at 703 Sherman Avenue, Evanston.

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Wedding Announcements
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10 Sep 1915
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Skinner, Marian and Lowry, Forest Roderick, (Married)