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...
Hays, Brooks--Friends and associates; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978;
[ Handwritten annotation saying "Message from Sen Hubert Humprey to the dinner. Dec 18 1958”]
No one in the Congress who has lived and worked with Brooks Hays over many years would voluntarily miss this special evening. I am deeply sorry that I...
1. January 12 Eastern Star, D.C.
2. January 13 Breakfast Club
3. January 25 Vienna, Virginia Lions Club Ladies Nite [sic]
4. February 3 ICL luncheon
5. February 6 Burrall Claas
6. February 7 FOA Conference – Land Grant College
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...