Hays, Brooks; Poetry; African Americans--Civil rights
What is the American dream?
It is the anticipation that sometime we will be able to say — Here is equality and freedom; Here is brotherhood and justice.
The dream is of compassion expressing itself in society's concern for those who fall by the...
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
Letter written to Rosemary "Snooky" Snook on George Fisher's personalized "Mac" character stationery. Fisher wrote the letter while stationed in Greiz, Germany, in World War II. The letter describes his longing to see Rosemary, life in Arkansas,...