Hays, Brooks--Friends and associates; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Hays, Brooks--Awards;
THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE TO HONOR BROOKS HAYS
Presents to You
We salute you first as a human being, a very human being, whose gift of laughter has spread its clean homely wit far and wide among all who know you.
We salute you,...
Hays, Brooks--Correspondence; Hays, Brooks--Friends and associates; Political campaigns; Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007--Correspondence;
August 17, 1966 Dear Brooks: This is a belated line to say with what sorrow I read the reports of the Arkansas primaries (in both stages). I still think you were right to go back and make the fight, and I am confident that the educational value of...
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...
Hays, Brooks; Hays, Brooks--Friends and associates; Hays, Brooks--Humor; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007--Correspondence;
15 July 1978 Dear Dr Hyatt: I regret more than I can say that commitments in Europe will make it impossible for me to attend the birthday celebration for Brooks Hays on August 8. Few Americans have done so much to further the cause of tolerances,...