Milestones: Feb. 27, 1928

Born. To Dr. and Mrs. William Howell Riser Jr. of Atlanta, Ga., twin children; boy, girl. Mrs. Riser's father is John Huston Finley, famed associate editor of the New York Times.

Born. To Mrs. Bernard F. Gimbel, and Bernard F. Gimbel, president of Gimbel Brothers, Inc. (famed Manhattan, Philadelphia, Milwaukee and Pittsburgh department stores); twin sons.

Married. Miss Martha C. Codman, 60, heiress, of Newport and Washington, D.C.; to Maxim Rarolik, 30, Russian tenor who made his Manhattan debut in 1924; on the Cote d'Azur, Southern France.

Married. Mrs. Marie Hilgartner, daughter of Madame Schumann-Heink;...

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