DAN CUPID WINS OUT AFTER FOURTY YEARS

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In addition to providing medical services, Dr. A.L. Johnston on at least one occasion performed a wedding ceremony.

DAN CUPID WINS OUT AFTER FOURTY YEARS

Atlanta Constitution.  July 25, 1913. Pg 3

    Valdosta, Ga., July 24. –(Special.) – a romance of 40 years culminated here last night in the marriage of Mrs. Sleeper of  Buffalo, N.Y. to D.E. Wire of Rays Mill. The bride came from her home in the north by previous appointment to meet Mr. Wire here, and the marriage ceremony was performed by Dr. A.L. Johnstone, at the Residence of Mr. and Mrs. J.H. Murray.

    The couple were sweethearts when they were children, together nearly 40 years ago.

Marriage License for D. E. Wire and Mrs. Ella Sleeper, July 23, 1913.

Marriage License for D. E. Wire and Mrs. Ella Sleeper, July 23, 1913.

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