“se parecía un poco a Repetto, pero con barba”. This last name evokes an important figure of the period; Nicolás Repetto (1871-1965) was a politician, a doctor and one of the most relevant leaderships of the Socialist Party. He was a representative and a candidate to the Vice-Presidency. In 1946, he was associated with Spruille Braden in the Unión Democrática created against President Perón. (Mentioned in Bustos Domecq story.)
Index: Las doce figuras del mundo, Seis problemas para don Isidro Parodi, OCC,Obras completas en colaboración. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1979. 25.