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Barber’s Shop – 1930s

Barber's Shop 1930s
Title Barber’s Shop
Date 1930s
Location Guiseley
Photo ID N50
Comment This business is still North’s hairdressers (January 2013), in previous times it was a barbers, Dougie North is seen here as an apprentice on the left of the then proprietor Mr Schofield. Dougie began his training under Tom Barker who before long sold the shop to George Schofield, in turn Benny Patrick became the owner and finally Dougie acquired the shop in 1936. He served in the Army for the years 1939-45 when the shop was run by assistants, in addition to cutting hair cigarettes and walking sticks were sold plus umbrellas mended. A popular item was a hair cream which set hair almost rigid.

Consolidated by Jack Brayshaw. 04 May 2022.
Last updated: 04 May 2022.

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