- an official of the Ku Klux Klan.
Origin of kleagle
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Examples from the Web for kleagle
Yes, Byrd—dead four-and-a-half years now—was a Kleagle in the Ku Klux Klan.Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game
January 2, 2015
The “Kleagle” or field man makes his reports to the “King Kleagle” only.
That would be $5 out of the $10, of which $4 would go to the Kleagle and $1 would go to the King Kleagle.
Until I had resigned as Kleagle I had never been able to even see a copy of the constitution and laws.
I made inquiry of my King Kleagle as to whether or not the Atlanta people were printing and distributing the “oath.”
In reply to his telegram he was summarily dismissed as a Kleagle by Mrs. Tyler herself.
Word Origin and History for kleagle
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