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A Special Night of Music

Music lovers and supporters of the Mason gazebo project: The Mason Recreation Committee and the Mason Historical Society are proud to present L’Esperance, a 15-piece mandolin and plucked string ensemble from Providence, Rhode Island. Their repertoire includes classical music from…

April Mason Historical Society

THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY DID NOT MEET IN MARCH. THE next meeting is cheduled for 7:00 pm on Tuesday, April 5, at the Mann House. Members, prospective members, and interested persons are invited to attend. Bring your enthusiasm and ideas! Charlie…

Mason Historical News

THE MASON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MET AT THE MANN HOUSE on February 15. The members present discussed having an annual Old Home Day, probably in early September. The gazebo project is almost fully funded and Wally Brown said he is ready…

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THE MASON HISTORICAL SOCIETY IS STARTING A NEW YEAR with Charlie Moser as president. Linda O’Grady has stepped down, giving others the opportunity for new ideas and to stimulate the education of our local history. We have had a great…

Worth Repeating

This note from long-time resident Ginie Rafter resurfaced on my desk a little while ago. Although I’m not sure how long it sat there or if we, indeed, have previously printed it, these words still ring true and as such…

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The Mason Historical Society met on October 5 for their Annual Business Meeting. Linda O’Grady stepped down as president, leaving the position open. Charlie Moser stepped up and is our new president. Other positions have stayed the same: Gwen Whitbeck…

From the Mason Historical Society

The Mason Historical Society will be having a brief Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday, October 5, 7:30 pm at the Mann House. The members of the MHS are invited to attend if they are interested. All elected positions should bring…

Mason Historical Society

THE MASON HISTORICAL SOCIETY WOULD LIKE TO THANK everyone who came out and participated in the Mason Craft and Music Festival and Farmers Market. It is great to see a small town pull together for a common purpose. The Gazebo…

Mason Historical Society

The annual dues for the Mason Historical Society are due. Yearly dues are $20.00 and Life Membership is $100. Please make checks payable to the Mason Historical Society, Mason Historical Society, 16 Darling Hill Road, Mason, NH 03048. For further…

The Little Minister

A young man was invited to Mason, NH to lead the ceremonies in prayer. He had been preaching in Ashby, Mass. at the time. Mr. Hill and the people of Mason took to each other strongly. The next spring, he…

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If any of you were watching Fritz Weatherby On chronicle back in January, he did a story on Mason and the church bell.  The story is also in our Mason Bicentennial book if you would like to read about it…

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Mason, New Hampshire: A Small New England Town with a hearty stock of people, willing to cut wood to stay warm, raise farm animals and be self-sufficient if necessary. They are also known to help each other and stand up…