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.
Hays, Brooks--Political and social views; Hays, Brooks--Ethics; Hays, Brooks--Influence; Southern States--Economic conditions;
EDITORIALS A Great And Good Man One of the saints of our times, which being translated means one of God's chosen people, was in town earlier this week. We refer to Brooks Hays, former congressman from Arkansas, past president of the Southern...
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...