Milestones, Jul. 23, 1934

Born. To Cinemactor Bing Crosby and Mrs. Dixie Lee Crosby; twin sons; in Hollywood. Another son, Gary Evan, is 13 months old.

Elected. James J. Dooling, 41, Tammany district leader: to be boss of Tammany, succeeding ousted John Francis Curry (TIME; April 30); in Manhattan.

Sued for Divorce. Cyrus Stephen Eaton, 50, financier, onetime head of Republic Steel Corp. who lost his fortune in a successful fight to block a merger between Bethlehem Steel Corp. and Youngstown Steel & Tube (TIME, Jan. 5, 1931 et seq.); by Margaret House...

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