Kent Harbinson Courtney (October 23, 1918 – August 12, 1997) was a leading figure in the "Radical Right" of American politics from the 1950s to the 1970s. Courtney was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, but when he was a child his family moved to New Orleans, Louisiana. He later relocated to Alexandria, the seat of Rapides Parish and the largest city in Central Louisiana.
Read more about Kent Courtney: Early Years, Rallying For A New Political Party, Running For Governor and Presidential Elector, Courtney and Goldwater, The Conservative Society of America, In Defense of Segregation, The Alexandria Years
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“Be kind to thy father, for when thou wert young,
Who loved thee so fondly as he?
He caught the first accents that fell from thy tongue,
And joined in thy innocent glee.”
—Margaret Courtney (18221862)