Family Stories

1936: Engagement of City Pair Announced

Mr and Mrs Arthur E King 301 Northwest Nineteenth street have announced the engagement of their daughter, Miss Mary Jane, to William H Vick, nephew of Mr and Mrs SE Clarkson, 1000 Northwest Twentieth street.

The wedding will take place June 25 in the home of the bride's parents.

Miss King was graduated from Classen highschool after which she attended Oklahoma City University, where she was a member of the Phi Delta sorority, and the University of Missouri, where she was a Delta Gamma.

Mr Vick was graduated from Washington and Lee university where he was a member of the Kappa Alpha fraternity. He is connected with the Oklahoma City Hardware Co. His father, the late WH Vick sr was one of the founders of that organization.

The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City), 24 May 1936.

Mary Jane and Bill Vick who only a few years ago dropped the junior from their name have a young son now to take it up again. William H Vick Jr is all of two days old. Mrs Vick is the former Miss Mary Jane King, Delta Gamma from Missouri University.

The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City), 27 June 1938.