MILEPOSTS—TRADED: By the Denver Broncos, suspended Fullback COOKIE GILCHRIST, 31, to the Miami Dolphins, for No. 3 and 5 draft choices. Also joining the Dolphins was 27-year-old Earl Faison, a four-time All-AFL defensive end, after he was placed on waivers by the San Diego Chargers.
DIED: King Ranch's 3-year-old BUFFLE, winner of the Suburban Handicap and the New Hampshire Sweeps; of an undetermined cause, in New York.
DIED: MRS. ELIZABETH N. GRAHAM, 81, who, under the name of Elizabeth Arden, built a billion-dollar cosmetics business, and who, under her own name, owned one of the country's leading Thoroughbred racing stables; of a heart attack, in New York. Mrs. Graham only liked handsome horses, referred to them as "my darlings," and had music piped into their stalls. Carrying her Maine Chance Farm's pink, blue, and white colors were such fine Thoroughbreds as 1947 Derby Winner Jet Pilot and Gun Bow.