Some in­ter­est­ing facts:

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• Pete be­gan work­ing as a bar­ber in Car­bon­ear straight out of bar­ber school and has never had an­other job;

• His pre­vi­ous lo­ca­tions in­cluded a build­ing be­hind the old post of­fice and a shop di­rectly next door to the cur­rent Wa­ter Street lo­ca­tion;

• Vol­un­teered as an art teacher;

• A vac­uum is used in his shop to re­move loose hair on men’s col­lars af­ter a cut;

• Pete used to make hos­pi­tal and house calls;

• His an­tique bar­ber chair has been given to the Vic­to­ria Her­itage Park;

• When Pete be­gan as a bar­ber, there were still peo­ple trav­el­ling by horse in Car­bon­ear, and the cost of a men’s cut was 90 cents.

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