Thanks to the many people who responded to my query about holding
a marriage ceremony Friday at 6 pm. I have no doubt that the
answer is that sundown came late in that northern latitude.
The invitation was reprinted in the paper, and I give it here for
those who might be interested:
Mr. and Mrs. T. Finkelstein
Mr. and Mrs. I. Rosen
request your presence at the celebration of the
marriage ceremony of
Moses Finkelstein to Sarah Rosen
To take place at the date and places following, viz:
Services and announcement of marriage on Saturday
morning, Aug. 23, 1890
at Synagogue, cor. King and Henry streets, commencing
at 9 o'clock.
Reception service at the house of Mr. S. Ripstein,
no. 606 Main Street.
Marriage ceremony at same Synagogue on Friday, Aug.
29 at 6 o'clock p.m.
Final reception at Broadway House on Sunday Aug 31,
commencing at 6,
to ll pm
Wedding presents will not be accepted.
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