Rough Ashlars

Masons hear much about rough and perfect ashlars. We know what use was made of rough and perfect ashlars in the old operative days; but in Speculative Masonry we often refer to our lodge Brothers figuratively as rough and perfect ashlars, although we never had anyone who would fully qualify for …

Masonic Blue

From The Canadian Caftsman, 1898 Author: Wm. W. Vickers Blue is the symbol of truth and universality, and we have seen how it was therefore much used by Divine command, and in the vestments of the Jewish priests. It is the color appropriate to the First Three Degrees, or Ancient Craft …