Description: The twin daughters of Mr. and Mrs. C.A. Green, Marlene and Darlene Green, were married in a joint wedding ceremony at the Little Church on the Prairie on August 11, 1954, their birthday. The two brides posed side-by-side in identical wedding gowns in front of the church altar. They appear to be carrying stephanotis bouquets and they have matching pearl necklaces. Marlene Green married Claude Flansburg while Darlene wed William Melville.
“There are several unbelievable things about Elvis, but the most incredible is his staying power in a world where meteoric careers fade like shooting stars.” -"Newsweek," August 11, 1969, Review of Elvis’ Las Vegas engagement