Nation: SIX QUALITIES THAT MAKE A PRESIDENT

WRITING his memoirs in the serenity of his Little Gettysburg office sits the most influential Republican of them all. There had been reports that Dwight Eisenhower favored, and was quietly promoting, Michigan's Governor George Romney for next year's G.O.P. presidential nomination. But Ike insists that this is not so, that he prefers no one man to another-and that, in any event, he will not try to swing or sway the 1964 Republican convention toward anyone.

This does not mean that Ike is not interested. He is. He makes it clear that Rockefeller, Goldwater,...

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