Frank Mascara, 1930-2011

Published by Tim McNulty on .

R.I.P., former Democratic U.S. Rep. Frank Mascara, who was districted into a face-off he ultimately lost to Jack Murtha in 2002. From David Templeton's obit:Frank Mascara

A drummer with jazz bands in his younger years, Mr. Mascara sometimes would sit in to play drums with the band during campaign events. The campaigns included such signs as "Your Mascara is Running" and "A New Era with Mascara." In 1979, he was elected as county commissioner and served as board chairman for 14 years.

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