Milestones, Nov. 13, 1950

Married. Mrs. D. H. (Frieda) Lawrence, 71, German-born widow of the English novelist (Lady Chatterley's Lover, Women in Love), who died in 1930; and her longtime friend, Angelino Ravagli, 59, Italian-born painter and ceramist; she for the third time, he for the second; in Taos, N. Mex.

Died. John Boettiger, 50, Chicago newsman who became a national celebrity as the husband (1935 to 1949) of Franklin Roosevelt's only daughter, Anna; in a leap, from a seventh-floor hotel room; in Manhattan. Reporter Boettiger met energetic Anna Roosevelt Dall while covering her father's 1932 campaign...

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