A Kansas City millionaire has announced that he will be married on July 30 in an airliner over Iowa, with sky-writing aircraft spelling out “just married” and drawing hearts and arrows.
The millionaire is Mr Edward L Williams, 52-year-old president of an international chain of cemeteries. The bride is Miss Marian Sutton, a model and television actress, aged 28.
About 50 guests will join in champagne toasts aboard the airliner. Mr Williams has reserved the top floor of a hotel and a night club in Minneapolis for more celebrations.
For a honeymoon he plans two weeks in Hawaii, and a month cruising on the Great Lakes in one of his two yachts.