Roanoke Beacon – 12 Aug 1898
Married. On Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 3rd at 2 o’clock, at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Blount, near Roper, Mr. William Archibald, of Yeatesville, and Miss Laura Blount, Rev. E.P. Green, of Plymouth, officiating. The attendants were, Miss Ella Blount, with Mr. Warren Godard, and Miss Bertha Archibald, with Mr. W.A. Blount.
Immediately after the ceremony the bridal party took the train for the home of the groom, near Yeatesville, where a reception was held at night and the happy couple received the congratulations of their many friends. The Beacon extends its best wishes to this popular young couple.