Mason


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stonecutter

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American Revolutionary leader from Virginia whose objections led to the drafting of the Bill of Rights (1725-1792)

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English film actor (1909-1984)

English writer (1865-1948)

a craftsman who works with stone or brick

a member of a widespread secret fraternal order pledged to mutual assistance and brotherly love

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Mason of the ultimate success of his invention, that he determined to construct immediately, if possible, a balloon of sufficient capacity to test the question by a voyage of some extent - the original design being to cross the British Channel, as before, in the Nassau balloon.
How one loses time here," said the mason, replacing a thick silver watch in his fob.
said Vergniaud, the sergeant, to the mason, when they reached the church porch.
I should never dare to say that I know the truth," said the Mason, whose words struck Pierre more and more by their precision and firmness.
The Mason looked intently at Pierre and smiled as a rich man with millions in hand might smile at a poor fellow who told him that he, poor man, had not the five rubles that would make him happy.
Yes, you do not know Him, my dear sir," said the Mason.
He pressed the call-bell twice, and a moment later Dede Mason entered.
He pumped Morrison, the clerk, who had first to vent his personal grievance against Miss Mason before he could tell what little he knew of her.
All of which side-lights on Miss Mason went to increase Daylight's interest in her.
You are very kind, but I don't think I want a bosom friend, thank you," said Rose, as Ariadne stopped to bridle and shake her flaxen head over the delinquent Hatty Mason.
No, sir, White Mason is a very live man, if I am any judge.
Then she placed the can before her, and turned the tap, and while the beer was running she would not let her eyes be idle, but looked up at the wall, and after much peering here and there, saw a pick-axe exactly above her, which the masons had accidentally left there.
To a friend he writes, "As for the house and the poem, there are twelve masons hammering at the one, and one poor noddle at the other--so they are both in progress.
The wheel then sank little by little, and with it the massive ring of masonry, on the upper bed of which the masons labored incessantly, always reserving some vent holes to permit the escape of gas during the operation of the casting.
Count of the Holy Roman Empire, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Brazen Crown, Perpetual Arch-Master of the Rosicrucian Masons of Mesopotamia; Attached (in Honorary Capacities) to Societies Musical, Societies Medical, Societies Philosophical, and Societies General Benevolent, throughout Europe; etc.