The Blue Mountain eagle. (John Day, Or.) 1972-current, September 30, 2015, Image 9

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unknown. From left, George Mason, Tom Mason,
Anna Lee Mason, Otis Patterson, Unknown, John
Low, Elliot Mason, Bill Grant and Claud Mason.
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