Mason, Sidney Redding "Sid"
House 1971-72 (District 61B)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Treasurer; Liscomb-Hood-Mason Co., General Insurance Agency
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Duluth, Minnesota (Airport Authority Board);
United States Navy (Korean War, Naval Aviator, Lieutenant);
1949 to 1955
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency;
1996 to 01/01/2004
Marguerite Atmore Mason
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He moved to Duluth, Minnesota in 1957. (Duluth News Tribune, February 1, 2009)
He was a member of the Republican Party. (Duluth News Tribune, February 5, 2009)
"Sid would be classified as a moderate Republican, but not once did I see him put politics ahead of community interests. In so many ways, this former naval pilot reflected the finest values of the 'greatest generation.' (Letter from Arne Carlson in the Duluth News Tribune, February 7, 2009)
Term of Office: 1/5/1971 to 1/1/1973
Occupation: Treasurer; Liscomb-Hood-Mason Co., General Insurance Agency
Nonpartisan Election-Conservative Caucus
Commerce and Economic Development
General Legislation and Veterans Affairs
Articles & Books About
Carlson, Arne H. "Sidney Mason One of Minnesota's Finest Sons." Duluth News Tribune, February 7, 2009.
Doty, Ralph. "Ralph Doty: Rep. Sid Mason was Among the Best and Brightest." Duluth News Tribune, February 5, 2009.
Greder, Andy. "Duluth Civic Leader Sidney Mason Dies." Duluth News Tribune, February 1, 2009.