By Townsend Mac Coun
This e-book is a duplicate of the unique booklet released in 1890 and should have a few imperfections comparable to marks or hand-written notes.
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Fifty years after the tip of the Civil struggle, William Joseph Simmons, a failed Methodist minister, shaped a fraternal order that he known as The Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. geared up essentially a money-making scheme, it shared little yet its identify with the Ku Klux Klan of the Reconstruction period. With its avowed creed of “One Hundred percentage Americanism,” aid of Protestant Christian values, white supremacy, and the rejection of all issues international, this new Klan turned, for a short time period within the mid-1920s, one in all America’s strongest social and political companies.
Western video clips are packed with pictures of swaggering outlaws dropped at justice by way of valiant lawmen taking pictures them down in bold gunfights prior to driving off into the sundown. in truth it is going to now not have occurred that means. genuine lawmen didn't easily stroll clear of a gunfight—they needed to face the felony method and justify taking pictures a civilian within the line of accountability.
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