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Dr. and Mrs. Reuben Harper Stone announce the engagement of their daughter, Julia Morgan Stone, to Gregory Wells Sandifer, son of Mrs. Joseph William McDowell of Ridgeland and Dr. Fred Monroe Sandifer III of Natchez, La.

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04/30/2014 - 6:11am

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04/30/2014 - 6:10am

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