Milestones: Jun. 15, 1925

Born. To Rogers Hornsby, champion batter of the National League (baseball), a son; in St. Louis.

Engaged. Miss Isabel Rockefeller, grandniece of John Davison Rockefeller, to one Frederick W. Lincoln Jr. His sister, Miss Florence Lincoln, married William A. Rockefeller, cousin of Miss Rockefeller, in 1918.

Engaged. Miss Kitty Kiernan of Longford, Ireland, onetime fiancee of the late Michael Collins, to General Felix Cronin, Irish soldier. Three former fiances, all soldiers, have met violent deaths. The first, a member of the Royal Irish Constabulary, was shot in her father's...

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