Hays, Brooks--Political and social views; Hays, Brooks--Ethics; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Southern States--Economic conditions;
EDITORIALS A Great And Good Man One of the saints of our times, which being translated means one of God's chosen people, was in town earlier this week. We refer to Brooks Hays, former congressman from Arkansas, past president of the Southern...
Hays, Brooks--Influence; Hays, Marion Prather--Photographs;
Brooks Hays Memorial Fund Launched in Capitol Ceremony Accolades for a former Southern Baptist Convention president and member of Congress whose name became a household word marked a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol January 26 establishing the...
Fisher, George, 1923-2003; Fisher, George, 1923-2003--Photographs; Fisher, Rosemary, 1927-1983--Photographs; Arkansas--Politics and government--Caricatures and cartoons
The menu from the Farkleberry Restaurant, Little Rock, Arkansas, is a fold-out featuring 22 caricatures drawn by George Fisher on the cover, food and drink items titled as spoofs on political events and public persons, biographical information on...
Compton, Neil, 1912 - 1999; Buffalo National River (Ark.); Ozark Society; Environmental protection – Arkansas
Letter from Neil Compton, president of the Ozark Society, to Gov. Dale Bumpers requesting his support during the U.S. House Subcommittee on Interior and Insular Affairs hearing to consider the creation of the Buffalo National River.
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--Death and burial; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Editorials;
David S. Broder
The Spirit of Brooks Hays
Brooks Hays of Arkansas was a wispy, balding man who was a presence in Washington for almost half of his 83 years-a favorite character, a beloved storyteller and a moral force of al-most unequaled...