mason mason  /ˈmeɪ sən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) American Revolutionary leader from Virginia whose objections led to the drafting of the Bill of Rights (1725-1792)
  2. (n) English film actor (1909-1984)
  3. (n) English writer (1865-1948)
  4. (n) a craftsman who works with stone or brick
  5. (n) a member of a widespread secret fraternal order pledged to mutual assistance and brotherly love

News

  1. Mason City Man Appeals Denial for Post-Conviction Relief

    MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - A Mason City man convicted of kidnapping a woman has appealed a judge's denial of his motion for post-conviction relief. Michael Jon Winters pleaded guilty in 2011 to using a rifle and kidnapping a Mason City woman in 2010. He detained the woman a short time.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids

  2. Mason City man: I used mower to chase gopher

    A Mason City man who says he was using his lawn mower to chase a gopher has been told to stay home.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  3. Mason City police release details on Tuesday shooting

    MASON CITY — A shooting in Mason City Tuesday was as a result of an attempted suicide, police reported this morning, and no foul play is suspected.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Globe Gazette

Quotes

  1. "My goal every summer is to win the US Open," Roddick said in a statement. "I have won the Legg Mason Tennis Classic three times and feel defending my title in Washington best prepares me for another Grand Slam title."
    on Mar 11, 2008 By: Andy Roddick Source: Washington Post

  2. "I think music piracy is having a dangerous effect on British music, but some really rich and successful artists like Nick Mason from Pink Floyd and Ed O'Brien from Radiohead don't seem to think so," wrote Allen.
    on Sep 15, 2009 By: Lily Allen Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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