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...
Cartoon, in color, titled "Cranking up the old machine," showing a man in black suit and red tie bending over and cranking up a military tank. On verso: "A collection of editorial humor and comment about the Arkansas gubernatorial campaign, 1968."
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
Integration; Blacks; African-Americans; Education; Little Rock Central High School; Orval Faubus; Violence
Chronology, originally appearing in the Arkansas Gazette, of the events preceding the calling out of the Arkansas National Guard to escort the nine African American students into Central High School. This chronology was included in the FBI report...
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...