Milestones, Jul. 4, 1960

Born. To Mark Odom Hatfield, 37, Republican Governor of Oregon, and Antoinette Kuzmanich Hatfield, 31, a longshoreman's daughter who in 1957-58 was dean of women at Portland State College: their second child, first son. Name: Mark Odom Jr. Weight: 9 Ibs. 7 oz.

Born. To Kwame Nkrumah, 50, Ghana's first Prime Minister, who under the nation's new constitution becomes President this week, and Fathia Halim Ritzk Nkrumah, 30, an Egyptian who first met her proxy-picked husband on their wedding day: their second child, first daughter. Name: Yawa, for Thursday, the day she was born.*...

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