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
Hays, Brooks--Correspondence; Hays, Brooks--Adversaries; Political campaigns; United States. Congress;
December 1, 1972 Honorable Brooks Hays Post Office Box 1001 Winston-Salem North Carolina 27102 My dear Mr. Hays: I appreciate your very kind letter. As I said on Election Night, I was very much impressed with your colorful and hard-fought campaign,...
May 7, 1973 Mr. Brooks Hays Chairman, Governor's Good Neighbor Council Post Office Box 7227 Wake Forest University Winston-Salem, North Carolina Dear Brooks: I am deeply disappointed that I was not in the office when you dropped by to say hello....
Mountain people--Caricatures and cartoons; Fisher, George, 1923-2003--Correspondence
In addition to the recipient's name and address, there is an image of a hillbilly character delivering letters and gifts in a one-wheeled wooden cart to the addressee, Mrs. George Fisher. He is accompanied by a dog.