Milestones, Jan. 7, 1957

Born. To Edmund Sixtus Muskie, 42, Maine's Democratic governor, and Jane Gray Muskie, 29: a second daughter, third child; in Augusta, Me. Name: Melinda. Weight: 7 Ibs. 6 oz.

Married. Patti Page, 29 (real name: Clara Ann Fowler), chunky jukebox choraler (Tennessee Waltz, Doggie in the Window); and Dance Director Charles O'Curran, 42; she for the second time, he for the third (his first: Cinemactress Betty Hutton); in Las Vegas, Nev.

Married. Gig Young, 38 (real name: Byron Barr), screen (The Desperate Hours) and stage (Oh, Men! Oh, Women!) actor; and Elizabeth Montgomery, 23,...

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