Milestones, Apr. 6, 1931

Reported Engaged. Mrs. Ruth Hanna McCormick, 51, onetime (1929-31) U. S. Representative from Illinois at large, relict of the late U. S. Senator Medill McCormick, who died in 1925; and Albert Gallatin Simms, onetime (1929-31) U. S. Representative from New Mexico at large; in Albuquerque, N. Mex., where she went to meet her 14-year-old son, Medill McCormick Jr. Said she: "It's screamingly funny. Both myself and Mr. Simms are getting a great kick out of it."

Engaged. Conway Howard Olmstead, stepson of Publisher Vance Criswell McCormick...

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