Hays, Brooks--Photographs; Hays, Marion Prather--Photographs; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Photographs; United States--Politics and government;
Judge Bolon B. Turner (Brooks's former law partner) administering the oath of office to Brooks Hays for service as Special Assistant to President Kennedy, President Kennedy and Marion Hays are observers.
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
Hays, Brooks--Photographs; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Photographs; United States--Politics and government;
P-27022 SOUTHERN BAPTIST LEADER NAMED AID TO PRESIDENT
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- President Kennedy looks on as Brooks Hays (center),
former president of the Southern Baptist Convention, takes the oath
of office as a special assistant to the President...
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock Central High School; Little Rock (Ark.); Judge Ronald N. Davies; Osro Cobb; Aaron v. Cooper
FBI report regarding hearing in Judge Davies' court that resulted in issuance of restraining order preventing Governor Orval E. Faubus from using Arkansas National Guard troops to bar black students from entering Little Rock Central High School.