Gardnerville residents Orrin P. and Cecile Brown are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today.
The couple were married Nov. 25, 1962, at The Episcopal Church Coventry Cross in Minden.
Orrin "Bud" Brown met Cecile Cain in Gardnerville as she was walking with one of their mutual friends. On their first date Bud took Cecile out for a nice dinner at the JT in Gardnerville.
"He kept in contact with her and, being the joker that he was, told his buddies from the Sheriff's posse he was going out to see if he could pick up a girl to go on …