Milestones, Jul. 12, 1948

Born. To Frederick R. ("Ted") Schroeder Jr., 26, high-strung onetime U.S. tennis singles champ (1942), whose record-breaking 71-game match against Australia's Dinny Pails clinched the Davis Cup for the U.S. last year, and Anne de Windt Schroeder, 24: their second child, second son; in Glendale, Calif. Name: Richard Frederick. Weight: 6 lbs. 9 oz.

Born. To Joan Bennett, 38, cinemadventuress (The Macomber Affair), and third husband Walter Wanger, Hollywood producer (The Long Voyage Home): their second, her fourth daughter; in Los Angeles. Weight: 6 lbs. 4 oz.

Married. Mary Ellin Berlin, 21, brunette daughter of...

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