ARGENTINA: The Eyes Have It

Many an Argentine politico found his way through the doors of the big house on the Calle Suipacha last week. In a darkened sickroom little knots of them chatted briefly with their host, eagerly tried to gauge his strength and health.

None could say which were his friends, which his enemies. Some urged him to get back to work before it was too late. Others as insistently urged him to stay away till his rival had tied his own noose. Still more whispered furtively with his doctors, alternately prodded them for a medical...

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