Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bilz of Holyoke

by Laurel | March 19th, 2014

14 October 1928

Bilz Clan

Bilz Clan
October 1928

On Golden Wedding Day, Mrs. Bilz Holding Unusual Bouquet

Holyoke, Oct 13 — At the golden  wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bilz of 10 Magnolia Avenue recently a special feature of interest was the large bouquet of golden colored roses seen in the picture being held by Mrs. Bilz. There were 50 altogether and what made it an unusual bouquet was that from 20 of the roses hung short lengths of narrow golden ribbons each bearing at the top a $2.50 gold piece.

Left to right, front row: Kurth Bilz, Mrs. Louis Bilz, Louis Bilz, Otto Bilz; back row: Mrs. Emma Boyington, Mrs. Rhoda Preiss, Mrs. Ella Stafford, Mrs. Freida Forgette and Mrs. Mary Todt, all being children of Mr. and Mrs. Bilz.

Adapted from The Springfield Republican.

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