Lockwood-Brooks

From a 1929 Fernandina Newspaper Mr. And Mrs. W. M. Brooks of Fernandinaannounce the marriage of their daughterFrancis Alphia,toMr. Robert B. Lockwoodon Monday, September sixteenth,nineteen hundred and twenty-nine. The ceremony was performed at the bride’s home by the Rev. W. T. Overstreet, in the presence of members of the immediate families of the bride and bridegroom. The bride was becomingly gowned in an ensemble of navy blue transparent velvet with hat and accessories to harmonize. Mrs. Lockwood, who has many friends, complted her high school education at McPhaul Institute, Sylvester, Ga. Later Mrs. Lockwood attended Georgia State college, Milledgeville, Ga., from which she received her A. B. degree. Since her graduation she has been a popular member of the faculty of the Fernandina high school. The bridegroom is a prominent young druggist of Fernandina and has a host of friends who will be interested in the announcement of his marriage. Immediately after the ceremony Mr. Lockwood and his bride left for a wedding trip to Miami and Cuba. On their return to Fernandina they will be at home to their friends at the Keystone hotel. Editor’s Notes: Robert Barr Lockwood operated Lockwood’s Drug Store on the corner of North Third Street and Centre Street (in the Kydd Building) for many years. At the time of his death on 3 December 1994, he was 90 years old, having been born on 10 November 1904. He had been a member of the Florida, Georgia and Louisiana Pharmacists Associations for 70 years. He…

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