Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Burl Ives, 33° GC. American Folk Musician, Actor and Freemason. by Travis Simpkins

Burl Ives, 33° GC. American Folk Musician, Actor and Freemason. by Travis Simpkins

Portrait Sketch of
Illustrious Brother
Burl Icle Ivanhoe Ives
( 1909 - 1995 )
American Folk Musician
Actor of Stage, Screen, Radio and Television
Joined the Order of DeMolay in 1927
Freemason
Member of
Magnolia-La Cumbre Lodge No. 242
Scottish Rite Valley of Santa Barbara, California
and Valley of Bellingham, Washington
33rd Degree, Grand Cross

by Travis Simpkins

Burl Ives - Big Rock Candy Mountain


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Burl Ives, 33° GC. American Folk Musician, Actor and Freemason. by Travis Simpkins

Monday, October 15, 2018

Lieut. Willie Grout. Battle of Ball's Bluff. Worcester Historical Museum. by Travis Simpkins

Lieut. Willie Grout (1843-1861). Worcester Historical Museum. by Travis Simpkins

Sketch of a Bust of
Lieutenant John William Grout
Willie Grout
1843 - 1861
Civil War Hero
Union 15th Massachusetts
Killed at the Battle of Ball's Bluff
October 21, 1861
Inspiration for "The Vacant Chair"
by Henry S. Washburn
Collection of the Worcester Historical Museum
by Travis Simpkins


Bust Sculpted by Andrew O'Connor, Sr. (1846-1924)


Lieut. John William Grout - The Vacant Chair


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Willie Grout. by Travis Simpkins. Worcester Historical Museum. Rural Cemetery

Jared Stanley. What is a Mason. YouTube channel. Grand Lodge of Mississippi. by Travis Simpkins

Jared Stanley. What is a Mason. YouTube channel. Grand Lodge of Mississippi. by Travis Simpkins


Portrait Sketch of
Jared Stanley
Host of the
"What is a Mason" YouTube channel
Past Master of
Longstreet Lodge No. 268
2016 Worshipful Master of the Year
Grand Lodge of Mississippi
32nd Degree Scottish Rite Freemason
Valley of Meridian, Orient of Mississippi
Knight Templar
Mississippi Grand Bodies of the York Rite
Longstreet Chapter No. 285
Order of the Eastern Star
by Travis Simpkins



What is a Mason - Q&A: Freemason Secrets


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Jared Stanley. What is a Mason. YouTube channel. Grand Lodge of Mississippi. by Travis Simpkins