Recent residential sales in the District of Columbia included the following, selected at random from data furnished by Rufus S. Lusk & Son, Inc. Northwest

Former Deputy Secretary of State and Mrs. Warren Christopher sold a dwelling at 4902 Palisade La. for $317,500 to Mr. and Mrs. John R. Block.

Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Halsema sold a home at 4701 Berkeley Ter. for $265,000 to Phillip H. Potter and Priscilla I. Pagano.

A. B. Calleo sold a residential building at 2811 Dumbarton St. for $450,000 to Elizabeth S. O'Leary.

Mr. and Mrs. V. L. Nutt sold a home at 4101 Fordham Rd. for $260,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Deane Maury.

W. L. Crump sold a house at 1424 Hamilton St. for $100,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas H. Birmingham.

J. G. Dell sold a house at 1625 Newton St. for $160,000 to Edythe O. Cawthorne, Judith C. Cooper and Homore . Francois. Northeast

J. F. Mowery, trustee, sold a dwelling at 528 Edgewood St. for $41,358 to Phillip N. Barnes and Doreen I. Clements.

Mr. and Mrs. G. J. Estep sold a house at 4249 Gault Place for $49,000 to Alfrie E. Kelley Jr. and Monica B. Limes.

Mr. and Mrs. P. L. Thornton sold a home at 144 Webster St. for $52,100 to Alfreda J. Gaskings.

D. R. Nichols sold a home at 4930 11th St. for $44,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Calude S. Martin Jr.

J. J. Demma, trustee, sold a dwelling at 3103 18th St. for $67,500 to Lettie L. Dickey and Sadie L. Dudley.

D. E. Pannill sold a home at 715 57th Place for $50,000 to Cherise E. Coleman. Southeast

W. R. Millard sold a home at 4325 Halley Ter. for $47,000 to Mr. and Mrs. James E. Murphy.

F. J. Furey sold a house at 1401 K St. for $92,000 to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph J. Merenda Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. C. Wade sold a home at 2507 Naylor Rd. for $69,950 to Ronald Lucas and Jo a. Rogers.

A. Anderson and others sold a house at 2819 Pomeroy Rd. for $49,950 to Mr. and Mrs. Paul A. Smith III.