Look for Argentina to elect new National Olympic Committee before October to become eligible to send a team to Melbourne in November. The International Olympic Committee withdrew recognition of the present Argentine committee on grounds it was politically selected by Per�n's successors.
Pravda exploded editorially against Russian picture magazine Ogonyok which encouraged Soviet youth to sport careers for such rewards as "wealth, fame and applause from the ladies." Screamed Pravda: "Such rotten advice [smacks] of vulgarity and cynicism...is affronting...bourgeois...alien."
Dick Savitt, who quit tennis for oil after 1951 Wimbledon and Australian titles, has entered the 1956 National Singles. Capable of extending or beating the best in the U.S. in his rare tourney bids, Savitt has consistently ducked Davis Cup play on plea of business pressure. If he returns to Cup competition, America's chances against Australia will look up.
?Out to Pasture?
Nashua suffered second attack of colic in 10 days, washing him out of Saratoga Handicap this week and, indeed, raising possibility he might never race again. Though attack was mild and Nashua is out of danger, his future now rests with Trainer Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons by whose decision owners will abide.