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...
Hays, Brooks--Career in education; Rutgers University; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973; United States. Community Relations Service;
And So, Back To The White House Brooks Hays is courtly, Southern and a soft-spoken teller of tales. He savors the low-keyed humor of his native Arkansas, delighting in stories like the one about the old gentleman who, when asked "How do you...
Hays, Brooks; Hays, Brooks--Friends and associates; Hays, Brooks--Humor; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007--Correspondence;
15 July 1978 Dear Dr Hyatt: I regret more than I can say that commitments in Europe will make it impossible for me to attend the birthday celebration for Brooks Hays on August 8. Few Americans have done so much to further the cause of tolerances,...
September 29, 1980 Hon. Brooks Hays 4701 Willard Ave. Chevy Chase, Md. 20015 Dear Brooks: Though belated I want to extend my heartiest congratulations to you on the occasion of the remarkable film, "Brooks Hays: Return to Little Rock". I want to...
Hays, Brooks--Humor; Drawing; Caricatures and cartoons; United States. Congress;
House Banking Committee - Cross Examination. Mr. Monroney of Oklahoma, The Chairman Mr. Spence of Kentucky, Mr. Bowles - the witness, Mr. Crawford of Michigan, Mr. Patman, Texas, Mr. Brown of Georgia, Mr. Gifford, Massachusetts, Dr. Smith of Ohio
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
Crank, Marion H., 1915-1994--Caricatures and cartoons; Faubus, Orval Eugene, 1910-1994--Caricatures and cartoons; Rockefeller, Winthrop, 1912-1973--Caricatures and cartoons; Editorial cartoons--Arkansas; Governors--Arkansas--Election
A man (Marion Crank) in black suit and red tie bending over and cranking up a military tank