Dan Mason

Dan Mason (born Daniel Grassman; February 9, 1857 – July 6, 1929) was an American actor. He appeared in more than one hundred films from 1913 to 1929. He is remembered as the "Skipper" in the "Toonerville Folks" comedy films.[1]

Dan Mason
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Mason in 1902
Daniel Grassman

(1857-02-09)February 9, 1857
Syracuse, New York City, U.S.
DiedJuly 6, 1929(1929-07-06) (aged 72)
Bearsville, New York City, U.S.
Years active1913–1929

Selected filmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1914 The Active Life of Dolly of the Dailies
1917 Over the Hill
1918 All Woman
1919 Lure of Ambition
1921 Why Girls Leave Home
1922 Iron to Gold Lem Baldwin
1924 Conductor 1492 Mike O'Toole
Idle Tongues Henry Ward Beecher Payson
1925 Wages for Wives Mr. Tevis
The Big Parade
Seven Sinners Doctor
Sally Pops Shendorf
1926 The Fire Brigade Peg Leg Murphy
1927 The Hero on Horseback Jimmie Breeze
1927 Out All Night Uncle


  1. ^ Dan Mason at the Betzwood Film Archive

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