By Grace Boykin
The Ku Klux Klan is likely one of the so much infamous companies within the usa, recognized for its bigotry, racism and violence. yet what's little-known is that there has been a company that was once based to counter the Klan.
The Kounter Klan, shaped through Frank W. Boykin (1865-1969) in 1924, consisted of blacks, Jews, Catholics, a couple of Protestants and different minorities who desired to retaliate opposed to the KKK.
Boykin, who could pass directly to turn into a congressman in Alabama, bought 800 eco-friendly gowns to outfit his volunteers.
Grace Boykin, Frank's granddaughter, has now compiled lots of his tales within the Southern Hunt, a fictionalized account of this notable Southern gentleman.
This e-book embraces the facet of Frank Boykin's existence that folks by no means knew approximately, together with his witnessing of warrior leader Geronimo in shackles and socializing with presidents akin to FDR, Truman, Eisenhower and Kennedy, to call a couple of. Frank was once additionally an avid hunter and sportsman.
This is one man's great tale . . .
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