Milestones: May 7, 1928

Born. To John Davison Rockefeller, 88, a second-great granddaughter; first grandchild of Rockefeller Jr. The child's mother is Mrs. David M. Milton (Abby Rockefeller) of Manhattan.

Engaged. Horace E. Dodge, Detroit scion, to Miss Muriel Sisman, daughter of Andrew Sisman, Detroit contractor.

Elected. Mrs. Alice Seidler Statler, 35, for eleven years secretary to Ellsworth Milton Statler; for one year his wife; to be chairman of the board of directors of the Hotels Statler Co.; succeeding her husband, who died three weeks ago.

Resigned. John Bassett Moore, 67, as U. S. judge on the Permanent Court...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!