Nation: Toward '64

Looking beyond this week's elections, the Gallup poll asked Republican voters about their preferences for the G.O.P. presidential nomination in 1964. Leaders:

California's Richard Nixon 38%

New York's Nelson Rockefeller 26%

Arizona's Barry Goldwater 15%

Michigan's George Romney 10%

Illinois' Everett Dirksen 3%

Pennsylvania's William Scranton 1%

Others and no preference 7%


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