Quick, Watson, the Needle!

Loudest Republican group demanding that the G.O.P. adopt a forward-looking world-minded attitude toward foreign policy is the Republican Postwar Policy Association, headed by Deneen A. Watson of Chicago. Curly-haired, self-assured Deneen Watson, 39, a brash newcomer to national politics, is a successful tax attorney whose dabbling in Illinois politics included the managing of Governor Dwight H. Green's downstate campaign in 1940.

Six months ago Lawyer Watson decided that if the G.O.P. was to clear its skirts of isolationism, quick action had to be taken. He organized his association, promptly got financial help...

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