posted on Oct, 5 2007 @ 10:17 AM
The Black Hand was an ultra-nationalist south slav terror organization that many say are responsible for setting off the "powder keg in Europe" and
igniting WWI following their assassination of Arch-Duke Franz Ferdinand of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in Sarajevo.
Is your Grandfather slavic, former Yugoslavian etc? The Black Hand is by far the most dark name for a "secret society" but unfortunately that's
The Black Hand, sinister yes, but in the early 1900's.
[edit on 5-10-2007 by Baphomet79]