A second Nazi submarine, the 600-ton U-977, last week popped up off the
Argentine naval base of Mar del Plata. She showed the swastika flag,
startled a lonely fisherman. Then Argentine war craft mothered her into
port. Cracked Montevideo's El Diario: "It is surprising, this marked
preference of Nazi vessels for Argentina."
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