University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Newspapers; African American newspapers -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Fayetteville (Ark.) -- Newspapers; Washington County (Ark.) -- Newspapers
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
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PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Attorney and teacher, board member of nation's oldest Life Insurance Company. The Incumbent Baseball player; soft drink salesman.
PUBLIC OFFICES 16 years in...
Buffalo National River (Ark.); Recreation Areas-Arkansas-Buffalo River-Planning
Letter from Lucile Hannon, Shady Grove Trailer Park, Pruitt, Ark., to U.S. Secretary of the Interior Walter J. Hickel, February 7, 1969, responding to (opposing) Sen. J. Wm. Fulbright's re-introduction of Buffalo River Park bill
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock (Ark.); Wiley A. Branton; J.C. Crenchaw; Virgil Blossom
Letter from Virgil Blossom to Wiley Branton, chairman of the Legal Redress Committee of the Arkansas chapter of the NAACP. The letter is in response to a petition regarding development of an early integration plan for Little Rock schools.
Hays, Brooks--Correspondence; Political campaigns; Arkansas--Politics and government;
November 12, 1958 Dear Brother Hays, The Student Government Senate of Wayland Baptist College voted unanimously last Thursday to let you know that we appreciate the moderate stand you took in the Little Rock Integration Crisis. Eventhough the...