To show 2-across per page:
In Layout Mode, select Layout Setup...
Click the 'Printing' tab
Check the Print in [ ] columns box, and enter 2 for the number of columns
To show 2-down per page:
Resize the height of your body to half the height of your pape
Aha! The secret was in the resizing of the body. Thank you so much. One more hurdle overcome.