Hays, Brooks; Hays, Brooks--Oratory; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Correspondence;
Gebhardt & Kiefer Law Offices 21 Main Street Clifton, N.J. July 11,1962 Hon. John F. Kennedy President of the United States The White House Washington, D.C. Dear Mr. President: At a church service on a recent Sunday morning, I had the great...
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