Henry D. Hicks (1915–1990) was elected leader of the NS Liberal Party. Hicks became an MLA in 1945, and was premier from 1954 to 1956, when he lost to Robert Stanfield’s Progressive Conservatives. He
resigned as Leader of the Opposition in 1960 and joined Dalhousie University. He was president of Dalhousie from 1963 till 1980. (Photo: Henry Hicks, 1968. Dalhousie University Archives).