How do I install a new font in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3?

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At the present time, the X Window System makes use of two font subsystems, each with different characteristics:

The original (15+ year old) subsystem is referred to as the "core X font subsystem". Fonts rendered by this subsystem are not anti-aliased, are handled by the X server, and have names like:

-misc-fixed-medium-r-normal--10-100-75-75-c-60-iso8859-1

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