CAMPAIGN: Cockiest Fellow

In a little more than two weeks, the Republican Party will gather itself together, go to Philadelphia, make up its mind. That mind was still wandering last week. All that seemed certain was: 1) Thomas E. Dewey and Robert Alphonso Taft would go to the convention with more delegates than anyone else; 2) neither would have enough to win on the first ballot. Plentiful were the guesses that a dark horse might romp away with the nomination. The most rambunctious dark horse, getting more rambunctious daily, was Wendell Willkie, onetime Democrat.

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