Immediately after the 1958 election, Brooks' friends
held a testimonial dinner, brooks gave a speech which
revealed the basic philosophy of government that guided
him throughout his life:
While I honor the office of representative, I am
1960 Talks (Brooks Hays)
January 3 Knoxville Congregational Church
January 14 Texas Christian University
January 17 Knoxville First Baptist Church
Maryville First Baptist Church
January 18 Lenoir City (Mission group)
February 2 Atlanta Kiwanis
1966 BH [Brooks Hays] Speeches
1 Jan. 4 Scottish Rite Lunch Little Rock
2 TV – KATV – Channel 11 Little Rock 1/4/66
3 AAUW Little Rock Chapter - 1/8
4 Brooks Hays Sunday School Class Jan 9.
5 Navy Chaplains – DC – Jan 20
6 Sigma Chi...
Act 5, passed during the Special Session of the Arkansas General Assembly in 1958, gave the state power to withhold funds to schools closed by the Governor. This act effectively allowed the Governor to use public funds to support non-integrated...