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--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...
Bond, Cy (Cyrus Huntington), -2013--Resignation from office; Judicial corruption--Arkansas--Crittenden County; Crittenden County (Ark.)--Politics and government
This article describes the allegations brought against Crittenden County Judge Cy Bond and the measures that led up to his resignation. The cartoon depicts Judge Bond being kicked out of office. "Sly Cy" is written on the back of his suit jacket...