Milestones, Sep. 7, 1936

Born. To Fisticuffer Jack Dempsey, 41; and Mrs. Hannah Williams Dempsey, 25, onetime musicomedienne: a second daughter; in Manhattan. Weight: 8 Ib. 9 oz. Name: Barbara Judith.

Married. Arthur Wyndham Baldwin, 32, younger son of British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin; and Joan Elspeth Tomes, 34; in London.

Sued for Divorce. Jack Cornett Shuler, 18, son of California's radiorating Preacher Robert Pierce ("Fighting Bob") Shuler; by Metta Nadine Shuler, 18; in Los Angeles. Grounds: nonsupport. She charged that on Father Shuler's insistence her husband "had to say good night to me and leave for home...

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