Springfield Journal Register, date of paper which originally published the following is unknown.
MARRIED 50 YEARS -
Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur O. Hale, above, 1053 W. Centre,
will observe their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday. A family celebration was held April 12 at the
Heritage House. Married in Jacksonville on April 19, 1919, Mr. Hale, a retiree from AT&T, and the
former Dorothy Hahn are members of the Laurel United Methodist Church. They are the parents of
three sons: Wayne of Vandalia; Melvin of Springfield and Glenn of Pleasant Plains; and have ten grandchildren.
Submitted by: Jeanie Lowe.