An advertisement for matrimonial column is charged per words/space etc. Hence it should be precise and concise. Certain tips are given as under to make the advertisement more meaningful and lively:
1.Mention sex, age, height, eye-sight and other relevant physical particulars.
2.Mention caste, creed, religion and personality features.
3.Write the service educational qualification and placement if any.
4.Other relevant particulars like early marriage, caste no bar, no dowry etc. need to be specified.
5.Write contact address with telephone number if any.
Proposals are invited for a very attractive Punjabi girl, 167 cms., 23 years, MBA from Switzerland. Daughter of a prosperous business family settled in South Delhi, from sons of reputable, cultured business family. Kindly respond with full particulars to enable parents to meet at first instance. No photographs will be exchanged till the families are comfortable with the proposals/particulars and strict confidentiality will be maintained.
Write to Box 37852-CD, Hindustan Times, New Delhi-110001.