Grady McMurtry

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Grady McMurtry AKA Hymenaeus Alpha of the OTO Ordo Templi Ortientis, both Agape Lodge and reformed the order @ 1970 in California, based on the "Caliphate Letter" from Aleister Crowley

America 1918 - 1985

Teachers: Aleister Crowley; Jack Parsons; Karl Germer; Sascha Germer; Jane Wolfe; Phyllis Seckler AKA ("Soror Meral:" 1917-2004) ; Helen Parson Smith;

Students: Jerry Cornelius James Wasserman; Robert Anton Wilson; Jean Brayton; Lon Milo DuQuette; Michael Ripple; James Graeb (RIP 2012) ; Sharon Morton; Lola Dewolf AKA Lola Kaye Lewis; Luis Al***do; Rosemary De***o AKA Bert; Martin Starr;

Friends: Gerald Yorke; Mildred Burlingame; Israel Regardie; Bill Heidrick

Enemies: Kenneth Grant ; Marcelo Ramos Motta; L. Ron Hubbard; Gabriel Montenegro;H. J. Metzger AKA Fra. Paragranus

Organizations; OTO AKA Ordo Templi Orientis (in America); A∴A∴ or Argenteum Astrum (the Silver Star);

Author: The Poetry of Grady Louis McMurtry Jerry Cornelius

Comments: gregarious storyteller with insight and wisdom, bit of a trickster.

Resources: IN THE NAME OF THE BEAST: a biography of Grady Louis McMurtry, a Disciple 0f Aleister Edward Crowley in two volumes, 1918-1962 and 1962-1985, by J. Edward Cornelius AKA Jerry Cornelius 2005