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; Daisy Bates; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; J.C. Crenshaw; Fred Darragh; Harry Ashmore; Jackie Shropshire; Thad Williams
Statement of Virgil Blossom regarding Daisy Bates and the integration of Central High School in 1957.
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Newspapers; African American newspapers -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Fayetteville (Ark.) -- Newspapers; Washington County (Ark.) -- Newspapers
Nov [November] 14, 1960
Phoenix, Ariz [Arizona]
Mon. [Monday] Nov. [November] 14 – Today in Phoenix I gave the first address at the
Nat. [National] Conv. [Convention] Of the Nat. [National] Municipal League. Spoke on
gen’l [general] welfare...
Hays, Brooks--Adversaries; Alford, Dale, 1916-2000; Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994; United States. Congress--Elections, 1958; Politicians--Arkansas--Press coverage;
FROM: EDWARD P. MORGAN AND THE NEWS Friday, November 7, 1958 American Broadcasting Network Putting the overplay of maudlin pollyannaisms aside, sometimes, surely, a man's finest hour really is in defeat. Ugly as the circumstances...
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