TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 18 — At an informal reception this afternoon at Hawthorn house, their home here, Mr. and Mrs. John David Biggers announced the engagement of Mrs. Biggers’ daughter, Miss Mary Frances Doyle, to Marvin Horton Rorick, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Rorick of Perrysburg, Ohio. The prospective bride’s father is Henry Watkins Doyle of Santa Barbara, Calif., formerly of New York.
Miss Doyle was graduated from the Ethel Walker School in Simsbury, Conn., and attended Vassar College. Her fiancé is an alumnus of the Kent School and Yale College, where he was a member of Wolf’s Head. He served for three years with the Twentieth Armored Car Division of the Field Artillery, which included service in Europe.
Source: New York Times, September 19, 1948.