A “Bit” of Looking Back – Open House Slated for Couple (December, 1965)

Open House Slated for Couple
From The Malakoff News
10 December, 1965

H. L. Rogers and Mattie Tidmore Rogers

H. L. Rogers and Mattie Tidmore Rogers

Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Rogers will be honored by their nieces on Sunday, December 12th, at their home in Malakoff, between the hours of 2 and 4 o’clock on their 50th wedding anniversary. Friends and relatives of the couple are invited to call during that period. No gifts, please.

Mr. Rogers and the former Miss Mattie Tidmore were married on December 8, 1915 at Malakoff, where he was a cashier of the First national Bank, and he followed that profession for 35 years. He retired from the management of the Cotton Belt State Bank, Timpson, Texas, August 31, 1954, after which they returned to Malakoff to make their home. For the past eleven years, Mr. Rogers has been engaged in the automobile loan business in Athens.