Milestones: Nov. 17, 1961

Married. Prince Moulay Abdallah, 26, younger brother of Morocco's King Hassan II; and Lamia Solh, 26, golden-haired, Sorbonne-schooled daughter of onetime Lebanese Premier Riad Solh, who was assassinated in 1951; both for the first time; in Rabat, Morocco.

Married. Richard Savitt, 34, 1951 Wimbledon champion who now mixes stock brokerage with the racquets, last February retired the National Indoor tennis trophy by winning it for the third time; and Louise Liberman, 20, Manhattan debutante; both for the first time; in Manhattan.

Died. Robert Walter Scott McLeod, 47. State Department security watchdog under John Foster Dulles and Ambassador to Ireland from 1957 to...

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