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Grady Louis McMurtry (1918–1985)
a.k.a. Caliph Hymenaeus Alpha 777


Grady Louis McMurtry (1918 - 1985)


Grady Louis McMurtry (1918–1985) met Aleister Crowley while serving with the US Army during World War II and was initiated into the IXth Degree of O.T.O. (Ordo Templi Orientis) in 1943. He led a revival of the O.T.O. in the 1970s. 

Writings by Grady McMurtry in
the Luminist Archives:

On Knowing Aleister Crowley Personally

Continuity in the Order

Karl’s Karma

On the Templar Mystique

On Aleister Crowley’s O.T.O. (1974) [pdf]

The Grady Project #1 [pdf]

The Grady Project #2 [pdf]


O.T.O. historical documents in
the Luminist Archives:

The Magickal Link Vol. 1, 1981 [pdf]

The Magickal Link Vol. 2, 1982 [pdf]

The Magickal Link Vol. 3, 1983 [pdf]

The Magickal Link Vol. 4, 1984 [pdf]

The Magickal Link Vol. 5, 1985 [pdf]

OYEZ Winter Solstice 1981 [pdf]


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