source: The Republican (Danville, Indiana) - issue of Thursday, August 23, 1934 - page 1, column 4
BELLEVILLE COUPLE TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY
Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Pruitt of Belleville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Sunday, with an open house to their friends at their home from 2 o'clock until 5 and from 6 to 9. Mr. and Mrs. Pruitt are the parents of nine children all living. They are Mrs. Hallie Hadley and Mrs. Katherine Craven, Belleville; Arthur Pruitt, West Newton; Luther, Hall; Mrs. Ruth Kephart, Cartersburg; Mrs. Jessie Johnson, Amo; Mrs. Jennie Schuler, Clayton; Merle and William of Belleville. They have eight grandchildren.