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--Ethics; Hays, Brooks--Contemporaries; Watergate Affair, 1972-1974; United States. Congress; Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006;
Sentinal [sic] - W-Salem [handwritten annotation] 'Tonic' for U. S. Hays Shares Hope in Ford Aug. 10, '74 [handwritten annotation]By GENIE CARR Sentinel Staff Reporter A longtime Democratic congressman who worked with, and against,...
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...
St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway Company; Little Rock & Fort Smith R.R. Co; Advertisements; Agriculture; Railroads; Arkansas
Advertisement, the broadside advertising lands owned by St. Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway and Little Rock & Fort Smith Railways for use in agriculture, specifically fruit-growing. Chromolithographic illustration depicts a hand holding...