People: Oct. 4, 1926

Had they been interviewed, some people who figured in last week's news might have related certain of their doings as follows:

Judge Sir Henry Fielding Dickens, 77, son of famed novelist Charles Dickens: "I celebrated my golden wedding last week, rejoiced in my six children and 16 grandchildren, mourned my youngest son who was killed during the war. Lady Dickens' three sisters who were her bridesmaids at our wedding 50 years ago, were with us last week. One came from Germany, one from the U. S., and the third has always lived in London.


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