(CBS News) The Square and Compasses are among the traditional tools of stonemasons. They also form the symbol of a group that has been misunderstood and even maligned for many centuries. This morning, Mo Rocca takes us inside.
This story was originally broadcast on December 8, 2013.
Here are a few video compilations of Famous Freemasons.
Video by Todd Creason: Friends or Foes?
The following was provided by Brother Brian Korson, a Canadian brother:
If you haven't already seen this it is worth the time to watch it.
From Brother Mike Peters:
CONGRATULATIONS to GM Harvey Waugh ,the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts and over 1500 Masons for a job well done !! BOSTON - A time capsule first buried in the Massachusetts Statehouse cornerstone on July 4, 1795 – the 20th anniversary of American independence - will be put back on Wednesday (June 17th), with the same pomp and circumstance that accompanied its first burial.