With his nicely spelled memoir Standing Firm, DAN QUALYE has turned up the heat under the 1996 G.O.P presidential race. The former Veep hasn't made it to New Hampshire yet, but here are visits other contenders have made or are planning soon:
LAMAR ALEXANDER (ex-Secretary of Education)
April 1994. Was host to a G.O.P. neighborhood meeting in Bedford, New Hampshire.
May 1994. Scheduled to attend the 250 Club fund raiser luncheon for Senator Bob Smith.
Cracker-Barrel Wisdom: "Sitting down and getting to know one another is still the most important part of what there is to do in N.H."