The guiding maxim in Florida politics has long been said to be “Every Man For Himself’ and the same principle of anarchic localism seems to have prevailed in Klan affairs. The story of the Florida Ku Klux Klan in the 1920’s was not one of a large statewide organization but rather that of a myriad of growing, active individual Klaverns.
"The Ku Klux Klan in the Sunshine State: The 1920's,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 42
, Article 3.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol42/iss3/3