Milestones, Dec. 16, 1935

Engaged. Millard E. Tydings, 45, U. S. Senator from Maryland since 1927. Democrat, firm foe of the New Deal; and Mrs. Eleanor Davies Cheeseborough, Washington socialite, daughter of Joseph Edward Davies, onetime (1915-16) Federal Trade Commission Chairman.

Married. Mrs. Eppes Bartow Hawes Preston, of Washington and St. Louis, daughter of Harry Bartow Hawes, one-time (1927-33) U. S. Senator from Missouri; and Lloyd Moore, of Manhattan; in Manhattan.

Died, Aleta Freel, 28, actress (Both Your Houses,Double Door), Smith College graduate, wife of Cinemactor Ross Alexander (A Midsummer Night's Dream), by her own hand (rifle) ; in...

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