Announcement was made at a party Sunday afternoon of the engagement of Miss Vineta Ridgely, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Ridgely, 633 North Fifth, street and Leo Rorick son, of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Rorick, 805 North Fifth street. The affair was given by Miss Ridgely’s parents in their home. Saturday, January 23, has been chosen as the date for the wedding.
A company of eight was entertained and the betrothal message was written on a card concealed in a bell attached to the favors which were in the colors to be carried out in the wedding, aqua and peach.
Games were played with falling to Miss Elizabeth Boles and Miss Helene Feld. Others present were Miss Thelma Rorick, Mrs. Walter Yungk, Miss Melba Miller and Mrs. Clarence Milltr [sic]. Miss Ridgely received an attractive gift from her mother
Both Miss Ridgelv and Mr. Rorick attended high school. Mr. Rorick is employed at the Moorman Manufacturing company.
Source: Quincy Herald Whig, January 11, 1937.