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...
Hays, Brooks--Awards; University of Arkansas, Fayetteville;
University of Arkansas
To all whom these presents may come
Be it know that, in recognition of his exalted character, his eminent
Attainments in arts and letters, his devotion to truth, duty and the welfare
Of society, the Board of...
Hays, Brooks--Ethics; Hays, Brooks--Contemporaries; Watergate Affair, 1972-1974; United States. Congress; Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006;
Sentinal [sic] - W-Salem [handwritten annotation] 'Tonic' for U. S. Hays Shares Hope in Ford Aug. 10, '74 [handwritten annotation]By GENIE CARR Sentinel Staff Reporter A longtime Democratic congressman who worked with, and against,...
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; Hays, Brooks--Oratory; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Correspondence;
Gebhardt & Kiefer Law Offices 21 Main Street Clifton, N.J. July 11,1962 Hon. John F. Kennedy President of the United States The White House Washington, D.C. Dear Mr. President: At a church service on a recent Sunday morning, I had the great...
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Newspapers; African American newspapers -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Fayetteville (Ark.) -- Newspapers; Washington County (Ark.) -- Newspapers
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.