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
Scipio Jones, a prominent African-American attorney from Little Rock, represented the twelve men convicted for their supposed involvment in the Elaine Race Massacre in 1919. Jones wrote this brief, entitled "Arkansas Peons" and published in the...
Ozark Society; Environmental protection – Arkansas; Conservation of natural resources - Arkansas - Buffalo National River - Citizen participation
"University of Arkansas room authorization for the first public meeting of the Ozark Society formed by the Nature Conservency [sic] Chapter, May 24, 1962, Doug James faculty sponsor." Waterman Hall, University of Arkansas