Milestones, Dec. 21, 1931

Married. Katharine Gamble Rogers, only daughter of Architect James Gamble Rogers; and De Forest Van Slyck. Manhattan socialite, bank employe (Lazard Freres); in Manhattan.

Awarded. To President Nicholas Murray Butler of Columbia University and Jane Addams of Chicago's Hull House: the Nobel Prize for Peace for 1931.

Transferred. Salvador de Madariaga, Spanish Ambassador to the U. S.; to Paris, where he will be able more easily to continue his useful League of Nations work. Possible successor in Washington: Julio Alvarez del Vayo, present Spanish Ambassador to Mexico.

Resigned. John...

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