FULL TEXT: Much Wed – Brunette Mary Ruth Rich of La Grange, Ga., arrested in New York by FBI agents on charges of receiving Army allotment checks from two of her five husbands. FBI asserts she was first married in 1938, then married twice in 1941 to soldiers, while latest husband is Danish seaman she wed in June, 1943.
[“Much Wed,” The Taylor Daily Press (Tx.), Jan. 19, 1945, p. 6]
For more cases of this type see: “War-Marriage Vampires”& “Allotment Annies"