Janesville Daily Gazette Friday, Dec. 26,1957
Mr. and Mrs. Henry C. Schmidt, 543 N. Pine St., are observing their 52nd wedding anniversary quietly today. They were married in Chicago in 1905.
Both Mr. and Mrs. Schmidt are members of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and Eastern Star Lodge No. 68. Mr. Schmidt, a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad employee for many years prior to retiring in 1945, is a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen as well as Western Star Lodge No. 14, F & AM.
The Schmidts have two daughters, Mrs. Viola Sheets, Cleveland, Ohio, and Mrs. Ruth Bushell, Billings,Mont.; and three sons, Charles, Clarence and Earl Schmidt, all of Janesville.