Party affiliation: Democrat
William Arthur Hicks, American banker. Member advisory committee Little Rock office. Reconstruction Finance Corporation Former president Arkansas Children’s Home Society (erected $200,000 free hospital for crippled children); Member American Bankers Association (executive council), Arkansas Bankers Association (president 1923).; Mason.
; children—Marian, Nellie Louise. Stenographer, 1898-1899. Railroad accountant, 1900-1904.
Chief clerk and system organizer for Waters, Pierce Oil Corporation, 1905-1906. Credit and sales manager H. W. Johns-Manville Company, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1907-1908. Returned to Little Rock and engaged in banking business since 1913.
Now chairman Peoples National Bank.
Born October 12, 1880