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
Integration; Desegregation; Little Rock Central High School; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock (Ark.); James Karam; Margaret Jackson; Mrs. Clyde Thompson; T.J. Thornton; Bert F. Wallace; Arthur J. Bickle; H.J. Caldwell; Wesley Pruden; Osro Cobb
Copy of memorandum issued by US Assistant Attorney General Warren Olney III calling for investigation of allegations made by Little Rock Mayor Woodrow W. Mann.