Milestones, Apr. 23, 1951

Married. Barbara Bel Geddes, 28, recently divorced Broadway star (The Moon Is Blue); and Windsor Lewis, 30, stage director; both for the second time; in Wooddale, Del.

Married. Henry J. Kaiser, 68, steel, auto and shipbuilding tycoon; and Alyce Pencovic Chester, 34, nurse-companion to his first wife until her death a month ago, an officer in Kaiser's Permanente Foundation, which operates ten charity hospitals; both for the second time; in Santa Barbara, Calif.

Died. Mrs. James Joyce (Nora Barnacle), 65, longtime confidante and literary midwife to her famed author husband; of a heart attack; in Zurich, Switzerland, where Joyce died ten years ago....

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