Word has been received from San Francisco, Cal., of the wedding there in the chapel of Grace Cathedral of Miss Harriett Carol Rorick, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Rorick of Portland and Ralph Craven Hird, son of Mr. and Mrs. R.C. Hird of Englewood, N.J. Canon Prendergast officiated. The bride was given in marriage by F.G. Blickfelt, the bridegroom’s father. She wore traditional white satin with tulle veil and carried a shower bouquet of white orchids. Miss Jane Kieffer of Olympia, Wash., was the bride’s only attendant. She wore a seagreen satin dress with Juliet cap of gold sequins and carried yellow chrysanthemums. A reception was held afterwards at the home of the newlyweds, 1603 Jones street. Assisting were Miss Patricia Sambuck and Miss Evelyn Holbrook.
Source: Portland Oregonian, October 24, 1943.