Ann Babson Mason was born in Frostburg, MD on Dec. 8, 1870. Mason settled in Laguna Beach in 1912. A spinster, she died there on March 24, 1938.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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