Milestones: Jul. 14, 1924

Born. To Mr. and Mrs. William P. Meeker (Kitty Owen Meeker, William Jennings Bryan's eldest granddaughter), a daughter; at Miami.

Married. Howard Leopold, 75, father of Mrs. Newton D. Baker (wife of the onetime U. S. Secretary of War), to Mrs. Angelica Johnson, 59; at Pottstown, Pa.

Sued for divorce. Ian Keith, actor, by Blanche Yurka Keith, actress. She charged alienation of affections, named Marjorie Rambeau, famed actress, with whom Keith appeared in As You Like It.

Reported divorced. Charles B. Dillingham, theatrical producer, by Eileen Kearney Dillingham, onetime actress; in Paris. She charged desertion.


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