|Catalog Number||WF 1714.001|
|Caption||"Tom Thumb Wedding" - theatrical show|
|Description||This theatrical presentation of the wedding of Tom Thumb was held at the Presbyterian Church under the direction of Margaret Olson, Grace Hughes, Mrs. J. H. Peters, Ethyl Holt, Mrs. W. B. Short, and Dr. J. C. Reid. Shirley Jean Shannon played the bride, and Billy Shaw played Tom Thumb. Other members of the cast were Phyllis Garber, Jimmy Christenson, George Lowman, Rhoda Christenson, Lois Livingston, Nellie Jean Clark, Ila June Hughes, Barbara Moen, Rosemary Lowman, Annette Bessner, Joan Erholm, Shirley McDugle, Billy McDugle, Jean Erholm, Tommy Brooks, Yvonne Bessner, Lloyd Burgett, Polly Lowman, Peggy Johns, Bobby Holtgeerts, Madeline St. Pierre, Mildred Anderson, Dolly DeRemer, Harriet DeRemer, and Joe Simmonds. According to the 1-25-1934 ANACORTES AMERICAN, "The children did their part well and much amusement was created by the antics of some of the children. The bride was the calmest one in the crowd." On the left side of the photo, holding violins, are Billy Holt and Virginia Peters. There were various musical offerings included in the production.|
|Date||1934, January 24|
|Photographer||from the BRADY, Ferd collection|
|Collection||Wallie Funk Collection|
Place - Anacortes, WA
|Credit line||Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection|
ANDERSON, Mildred Carol
BESSNER, Annette "Ann"
BROOKS, Thomas "Tom" "Tommy"
CHRISTENSON, James "Jimmy" "Jim"
CLARK, Nellie Jean
ERHOLM, Joanne [GILKEY]
HUGHES, Ila June
LOWMAN, George Raymond "Jim" "Jimmy"
SHANNON, Shirley Jean
SHAW, Bill "Billy"
SIMMONDS, Joseph "Joe"
ST. PIERRE, Madeleine
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|