Milestones: Feb. 9, 1970

Married. Douglas Langston Rogers, 23, youngest of Secretary of State William Rogers' three sons, a student at Yale Law School; and Nancy Ann Hardin, 21, youngest of Secretary of Agriculture Clifford Hardin's three daughters; in a Presbyterian ceremony in Washington, D.C.

Died. Thelma, Lady Furness, 65, one of the "Magical Morgans," who with her identical twin Gloria captivated international society of the '20s and '30s; of a heart attack; in Manhattan. Though no kin to the banking Morgans, they might just as well have been. Blessed with beauty and brains, Gloria became Gloria Vanderbilt,...

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