ENTREPRENEUR STORY LINE
and Company Loan Family
The specialized barber shops that we frequent today evolved from
more informal community oriented type, one of which Asaph Perry
ran. The first school for barbers opened in Chicago around 1920
and government regulation would come much later. Until then, the
skill would come through a combination of talent and apprenticeship.
It is hard to imagine buying "Freshest
Family Groceries" at the place one gets their hair cut,
but it is not impossible.
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