National Affairs: HOW THEY STAND

A count of Republican delegates already chosen and committed this week gives Taft 367, Eisenhower 338. In addition, the votes of some other delegations (e.g., Connecticut) can be forecast with a high degree of probability. The tabulation below, compiled from reports of TIME correspondents, gives Taft 479, Ike 406. Necessary to nominate: 604.

ALABAMA—14. Taft expects at least 8; Ike men are righting for 6.

ARIZONA—14. Convention gave Taft 10, Ike 2. Two uncommitted are likely to split 1 for Taft, 1 for Ike.

ARKANSAS—11. Convention gave Taft 7, Ike 1. Three uncommitted all lean...

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