Miss Elizabeth Ruth Gleason, daughter of Walter J. Gleason of 54 Corning Boulevard and Kenneth DeWitt Bostwick. son of Mr. and Mrs. DeWitt Bostwick of 241 Decatur street, were united in marriage Easter morning at 8 o’clock by the Rev. John W. Annas Jr., pastor of the First Methodist Church. The ceremony was performed in the church proper which was beautifully trimmed in keeping with the spirit of the day. Miss Marjorie English was bridesmaid and Richard Gleason, best man.
Mrs. Bostwick was attractive in a navy blue triple sheer-crepe suit with all blue accessories and a corsage of gardenias. The gown worn by Miss English was of rose crepe with jacket.
Following the ceremony the bridal party and members of the immediate families enjoyed a breakfast served in the Rosewood Tea Room in Elmira. The couple left for a short wedding trip after which they will be at home at 54 Corning Boulevard.
Both of the young people are graduates of the Northside High School. Mrs. Bostwick completed her business course at the Gregg Business School. The groom is now employed at Corning Glass Works.
Prior to her marriage Mrs. Bostwick was the complimented guest at several showers including: a variety shower given by Miss Marcellite Schroeder; a linen shower, by Miss Marian Dennis of Painted Post; a personal shower by Mrs. Clifford Gridley; a variety shower by Mrs. Walter Jacobs of Painted Post; a variety shower by Miss Gladys Portner; a variety shower by Mrs. Erwin Hall of Painted Post.
Source: Corning Evening Leader, April 13, 1936.