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ACCESSION NUMBER   976:0021:0417
CATEGORY   Services, Personal
SUBCATEGORY   Barber shop
TITLE   Nueces Hotel barber shop
DESCRIPTION   Interior view of the barber shop in the Nueces Hotel located in Corpus Christi, Texas. The left wall is lined with mirrors and and narrow shelf holding supplies. Three barbers stand between the mirrored wall and a line of swivel chairs, two of which are occupied by customers. The barber at left front, standing behind a customer, is shop manager, Ben McElroy. Note the sign on the mirrored wall that says "It Pays To Look Well."
PERSONAL NAME   McElroy, Ben. (aacr2)
SUBJECT   Barbers. (lcsh)
Barbershops. (lctgm)
Consumers. (lctgm)
Interiors. (lctgm)
Men. (lcsh)
United States--Texas--Corpus Christi. (lcsh)