Milestones, Feb. 12, 1945

Married. Lois De Fee, 25, 180-lb., towering (6 ft. 2 in.) Amazon, onetime nightclub bouncer, and Lieut. Hugh M. Roper, A.A.F., 23; she for the fourth time, he for the first; in Annapolis, Md.

Pleasantly vague about her three previous husbands (including a midget), she is certain that this time her husband is taller (6 ft. 3 in.) than she is.

Married. Gloria Swanson, chic, sharp-jawed silent film star (Male and Female), who gives her age as 45, chief attraction of the short-lived Broadway play, A Goose for the Gander (TIME, Feb. 5); and William...

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