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Guests for Rio Paris Staff Changes ShowJoni Moss

, wedding planner, Nevada Wedding Association, and owner, LV Wedding Connection
Prof Stephanie Coontz, history and family studies, Evergreen State College, and author, Marriage, a History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How Love Conquered Marriage
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Womanless weddings, like this one in a Methodist Church in Cincinnati, Ohio, often included prominent members of the community. Alongside the bride, with hands clasped, is Theodore M. Berry, the first African-American mayor of the city.
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