Milestones, Nov. 6, 1939

Born. To Arthur P. Morel, building contractor, and Germaine Turmel Morel: a son, his 24th child, her 12th; in Berlin, N. H. Weight: 12 Ibs. Name: Morris Aime. Papa Morel's first dozen children were borne by a previous wife who died in 1924, the second dozen by Germaine Morel in the last 13 years. Of the 24, 20 are living.

Engagement Revealed. General Mao Tse-tung, 46, China's No. 1 Communist, once sought by Chiang Kai-shek with a price of $250,000 on his head, now a valued military ally of the Generalissimo; and Lan Ping, one...

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