Hays, Brooks; Democratic Party (U.S.); United States--Economic conditions; African Americans--Civil rights;
WHY I WILL VOTE DEMOCRATIC BROOKS HAYS Assistant to the President Washington, D.C. I will vote Democratic this year, because the Democratic party in our time is the party of aspiration and the party of affirmation. The Democratic party...
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Nov [November] 14, 1960
Phoenix, Ariz [Arizona]
Mon. [Monday] Nov. [November] 14 – Today in Phoenix I gave the first address at the
Nat. [National] Conv. [Convention] Of the Nat. [National] Municipal League. Spoke on
gen’l [general] welfare...
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