Milestones: Dec. 7, 1981

MARRIED. Susan Saint James, 35, actress who plays the chatty, ebullient Sally McMillan in the late-night reruns of McMillan and Wife; and Dick Ebersol, 34, NBC producer of the new Saturday Night Live; she for the third time, he for the second; in Los Angeles. The couple met two months ago, when Saint James was a host on a segment of Saturday Night Live.

DIED. Charles ("Tex") Thornton, 68, founder and board chairman of Litton Industries, who was architect of the modern management concept of conglomerates; of cancer; in Los Angeles. In 1953 he bought Litton, a tiny electronics company, and made...

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