Hays, Brooks--Photographs; Tennessee Valley Authority;
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Aug 14 – PARRYING A QUESTION
Touring the Tennessee Valley Authority in his new job as
TVA director, former Rep. Brooks Hays (D-Ark), center,
ponders a newsman’s question. “I am again parrying that
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...
Women's Emergency Committee; Women; Integration; Little Rock (Ark.); Education
Flyer issued by the Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools (WEC). Gov. Orval Faubus closed the Little Rock public schools to avoid integration. Virginia closed schools as well, but reopened after the law was declared unconstitutional.