Contributed by Gigimo
Description: Marry After Forty Years. Old Sweethearts Meet in Indiana and in a Few Hours Are Engaged. PARROTT, RIGGSDate: October 22 1915
Newspaper published in: Doniphan, MO
Joseph PARROTT, age fifty, of Wichita, Kan., and Mrs. Penelope RIGGS, age fifty, of this city, sweethearts forty years ago, were married at St. James M. E. church in the presence of a number of friends and relatives after a few days' courtship.
Several days ago PARROTT came here to visit old friends after an absence of forty years. He met Mrs. RIGGS and in a few hours they were engaged.
After spending a few days here, Mr. and Mrs. PARROTT will go to Wichita, where they will live.