Milestones, Jul. 16, 1945

Born. To Corporal Mickey Rooney (real name: Joe Yule Jr.), 24, indefatigable cinemadolescent, now with a Special Services entertainment unit in Europe ; and Betty Jane Rase Yule, 18, tall, blonde Miss Birmingham of 1944: their first child, a son ; in Birmingham. Name: Joe Yule 3rd (nickname: Mickey). Weight: 7 Ibs. 6 oz.

Married. John Erskine, 65, best-selling romantic satirist (Adam & Eve, Influence of Women — And Its Cure); and Helen Worden, 49, journeywoman-writer and ex-New York World-Telegram reporter; he for the second time, she for the first; in Albuquerque, N.M.,...

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