Milestones, Feb. 27, 1933

Married. Florence, 23, daughter of the late Richard Teller Crane Jr. (plumbing fixtures), granddaughter of Chicago's famed Iron Master Crane; and William Albert Robinson, 30, explorer-author (Ten Thousand Leagues Over the Sea); in the Crane's pipe-organed mansion in Chicago.

Married. Lucy Cotton Thomas Ament Hann, relict of New York Morning Telegraph Publisher Edward Russell Thomas; and William Magraw, president of Manhattan's Underground Installations Co.; in Manhattan. Later kidnappers demanded $150,000 not to kidnap the bride's daughter Lucetta Cotton Thomas, 7, $2,000,000 heiress.

Married. Princess Luba Obolensky; and Prince Serge Gregory Troubetzkoy; scions of...

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