Milestones: May 28, 1923

Engaged. Captain Charles Nungesser, French ace, who brought down 83 German aeroplanes, to Miss Consuelo Hatmaker. (See page 10.)

Married. Edith Day, star of Wildflower (musical comedy now playing in Manhattan), to Pat Somerset, English actor, in Greenwich, Conn.

Died. Brigadier General Florenz Ziegfeld, 82, U. S. A., retired, Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, founder and President Emeritus of the Chicago Musical College, father of Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr., theatrical producer, in Chicago. Dr. Ziegfeld, as a young music student, knew Wagner, Liszt, Rubenstein. Born in Germany, he came to...

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