Mr. and Mrs. James Bloom of Springfield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by taking a family trip at a later date.

James and Sandra Lauduskie were married July 22, 1967, in St. Cabrini Church in Springfield.

Mr. Bloom was an electronics tech for Sangamo Electric Company.

Mrs. Bloom was an office cashier employed by K-Mart.

The couple has one son, Evan M. Bloom.