A Shave and a Haircut

The eye of the hurricane remains solid as everyone is left to wonder what it is exactly he just said? Like the New Testament, this book is part two of my barbers bible.

Author: Wayne Page

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9780595168781

Category: Fiction

Page: 216

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If one is looking for a quick way to convert heartache into humor, look no more. Harvie turns every opportunity he can into a way of exploiting those around him, in turn teaching us not to take life so serious. The eye of the hurricane remains solid as everyone is left to wonder what it is exactly he just said? Like the New Testament, this book is part two of my barbers bible.
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Heart and Soul

I broke my good razor and it cost too much to buy a new one . ... Sixty - three years ago I charged 25 cents , and shave and a haircut was 40 cents .

Author: Steve Evans

Publisher: GeneralStore PublishingHouse

ISBN: 0919431364

Category: Interviews

Page: 198

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I love the people of the Ottawa Valley-specially the older people. That's why I absolutely love this book. It is a collecion of people- many that I know personally.
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The American Plan

He'd say , " Oh , no , I'm fine , pal , I'm fine , sport all I need is a shave and a haircut - that's all I need , sport a shave and a haircut — just a ...

Author: Richard Greenberg

Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc

ISBN: 0822200341

Category: Drama

Page: 67

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THE STORY: It is the Catskills, in the summer of 1960. Lili Adler is the troubled twenty-year-old daughter of a wealthy German-Jewish refugee. By the shore of a lake, she meets Nick Lockridge, a golden young man who looks to her as if nothing ever
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Piano For Dummies Book Online Video Audio Instruction

“Shave. and. a. Haircut”. finale. Everyone knows it. Everyone loves it. I'm talking about the ever-famous “Shave and a Haircut” closer.

Author: Hal Leonard Corporation

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118900055

Category: Music

Page: 384

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Play the piano today with an easy-to-use instruction set! Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition is an invaluable resource for anyone seeking fundamental piano instruction. Whether you're brand new to the piano or have been at it awhile, Piano For Dummies will soon have you tickling the ivories like a pro! This book contains all the information you need to start playing today, including clear instruction and supplementary materials. Learn different musical styles, like classical, rock, blues, and country, and how to find the perfect teacher should you decide to expand your instruction. With the widest tonal range of any instrument, the piano is versatile enough to produce melody and accompaniment at the same time. This standout feature is also what makes mastering the piano such a complex affair. Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition breaks it down into simple, easy-to-follow instruction, written in the characteristically accessible Dummies style. For the beginner, the book serves as a complete introductory course. For the more advanced player, it becomes a handy reference to keep around for periodic refreshers. Topics include: Finding the perfect keyboard, and caring for your piano The intricacies of reading music, including notes, rhythm, and change-ups Melody, harmony, and the building blocks of sound The role of individual technique, and finding your own groove The book also includes advice on practicing efficiently and improving your performance, as well as tips on how to pursue more advanced experiences. A great piano player is always the life of the party, and in high demand. If you're looking to become one with the "88," Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition is the resource you want!
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Dublin Voices

A shave and a haircut where I was cost one shilling and sixpence. You could get your hair cut for sixpence and maybe a shave for fourpence at a smaller ...

Author: Kevin C. Kearns

Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd

ISBN: 9780717162734

Category: History

Page: 286

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For nearly thirty years, Kevin C. Kearns collected the memories and recollections of Dubliners on tape. These interviews have formed the basis of an extraordinary body of work, one whose subjects have included the life of the Dublin pub and the tenement house. In this ambitious book, he considers their contributions in aggregate, drawing on the voices of ordinary Dubliners to build an oral folk history of the city in the twentieth century. Firemen, engine drivers, bell ringers, gatekeepers, cinema ushers, gravediggers, dockers, factory workers, butchers, hatters, booksellers and many more: all contribute their own words to this epic portrait of Dublin city life in the turbulent decades separating the Victorian and modern eras. In Dublin Voices, the words of ordinary Dubliners can be heard as they recall their lives and times. Lucid, witty and compelling, these oral narratives bring the city to life in a manner that conventional histories simply cannot match.
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Night School

A shave and a haircut was two bits.' 'Was that a homage?' 'What?' 'Did you say that deliberately?' 'Sometimes I let things out by accident, but generally ...

Author: Lee Child

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781473508798

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

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"I know I say this every year. . .But. Best. Reacher. Ever." (Karin Slaughter) It's just a voice plucked from the air: 'The American wants a hundred million dollars'. For what? Who from? It's 1996, and the Soviets are long gone. But now there's a new enemy. In an apartment in Hamburg, a group of smartly-dressed young Saudis are planning something big. In the morning they gave Reacher a medal, and in the afternoon they sent him back to school. Jack Reacher is fresh off a secret mission. The Army pats him on the back and sends him to a school with only three students: Reacher, an FBI agent, and a CIA analyst. Their assignment? To find that American. And what he's selling. And to whom. _________ Although the Jack Reacher novels can be read in any order, Night School is 21st in the series. And be sure not to miss Reacher's newest adventure, no.26, Better off Dead! ***COMING SOON and AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW***
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Traditn Econ Vill Ind Ils 74

After a shave or a haircut, one is supposed to be polluted, and a bath is necessary to restore one to normal status. Before a bath one is not allowed to ...

Author: K. Ishwaran

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136237362

Category: Social Science

Page: 184

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First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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More Than a Haircut and a Shave

Title: More than a haircut and shave : South Brisbane dry docks — a history / David Jones 8: Peter Nunan. ISBN: 9781922109996 (paperback) Subjects: Dry ...

Author: David Jones

Publisher: Boolarong Press

ISBN: 9781922109996

Category: History

Page: 295

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When a ship is docked to clean away underwater barnacles and weed and to paint its bottom, dock workers referred to this as a “haircut and shave”. But the dock at South Brisbane did much more than this, repairing seriously damaged shipping in peace and war, building wooden boats – and even hosting championship swimming events.
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A Photographic Tour of 1916 Prescott Arizona

Shaves , haircuts and baths were all provided in most barber shops . ... for a shave , and a bath , and maybe a haircut if they really needed it .

Author: Nancy Burgess

Publisher: McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub

ISBN: UOM:39015061189414

Category: History

Page: 232

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"This pictorial history of Prescott, Arizona, is based upon over 140 images from the 1916 glass-plate negatives. Complementary images of business advertisements, trade tokens, and streetscapes supplement the main photographs. Richly detailed captions high
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The Day I Shaved My Head Based on a True Experience of a Haircut Fetish

A solo travel to a faraway destination to fulfill writer's life long desire to shave head. More than a story this is a true life experience of a haircut/head shave fetish. His obstacles, perceptions and realization.

Author: Cisco Ramon

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 1980522650

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 50

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A solo travel to a faraway destination to fulfill writer's life long desire to shave head. More than a story this is a true life experience of a haircut/head shave fetish. His obstacles, perceptions and realization. Glimpse of the shearing experience of his friends and a women at the barbershop, and how they influence him.
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Technical Manual

I need to get my hair cut I think I need to get my hair cut . look all right I ... I need a haircut and a shave I need a haircut and a shave too . gosto de ...

Author: United States. War Department

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105122865335

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The Reluctant Pinkerton

I need you to get cleaned up, get a haircut and a shave, and buy some new clothes.” “Is this an advance on my salary?” “No, that's company money,” Orton ...

Author: Robert J. Randisi

Publisher: Speaking Volumes

ISBN: 9781645402190

Category: Fiction

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The Rough Guide to Turkey

( " good health to you " , an expression only used after a haircut or shave ) . A good tactic is to ask for something short in the first place and be ready ...

Author: Rosie Ayliffe

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 1843530716

Category: Travel

Page: 1119

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This fully revised and thoroughly updated fifth edition of The Rough Guide to Turkey provides an insider's handbook to the country. A full colour section introduces Turkey's highlights, from the markets of Istanbul to the rock churches of Cappadocia. There are informed accounts of the country's wide-ranging sights and incisive reviews of the best places to eat, sleep and drink in every price range. Throughout the guide there is practical advice on everything from bazaar shopping to chartering a yacht. The authors also provide expert background on Turkish history, literature, music and film.
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Rothstein

“Why, I'm getting' a haircut and a shave. Have one?” “I just had a shave, a close one,” Cordes demurred. “How about you going downtown with me?

Author: David Pietrusza

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780465029396

Category: True Crime

Page: 528

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History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim and Nathan Detroit from Guys and Dolls, Rothstein was much more -- and less -- than a fixer of baseball games. He was everything that made 1920s Manhattan roar. Featuring Jazz Age Broadway with its thugs, speakeasies, showgirls, political movers and shakers, and stars of the Golden Age of Sports, this is a biography of the man who dominated an age. Arnold Rothstein was a loan shark, pool shark, bookmaker, thief, fence of stolen property, political fixer, Wall Street swindler, labor racketeer, rumrunner, and mastermind of the modern drug trade. Among his monikers were "The Big Bankroll," "The Brain," and "The Man Uptown." This vivid account of Rothstein's life is also the story of con artists, crooked cops, politicians, gang lords, newsmen, speakeasy owners, gamblers and the like. Finally unraveling the mystery of Rothstein's November 1928 murder in a Times Square hotel room, David Pietrusza has cemented The Big Bankroll's place among the most influential and fascinating legendary American criminals. 16 pages of black-and-white photographs are featured.
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Potato People

Jack got a haircut at the barber's. He declined the shave, not trusting the straight razor in the hands of the little Vietnamese man. The haircut was done ...

Author: Jack Schmitt

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781796014495

Category: History

Page: 828

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The book details the adventures of the eldest son of a working-class family from the urban Midwest who enters the army in the late 1960s and is transformed from a naive cowboy idolizer into a devious, larcenous, gun-carrying reprobate. He delves into the world of black market activities, prostitutes, drugs, and race relations and emerges a callous man for whom death is divided into two basic classes: bodies that are sent away and those that are dismissed as the impersonal enemy. Raised in an all-white environment and having had only one long-term exposure to a person of color, during a short period attending a seminary, he was taught to treat others fairly or to ignore them if their behavior warranted it. In the army, he encounters young men from every part of the country. Some require special treatment, while others introduce him to layers of the spectrum of life, which he did not know existed. He receives specialized training and, instead of being sent directly to Vietnam, is dispatched to Germany to participate in the Cold War in a very active manner. While in the army from 1967 to 1970, he wrote over five hundred letters, many to a girl with whom relations ended upon his return from Vietnam. She gave all the letters back, and they stayed on a shelf, waiting to fulfill the promise to someday write a book about the things that happened. His father also returned the letters that were written to him, which described the language used, the abuse suffered, and the status of race and homosexual relations, as well as the horrors of war, in no uncertain terms. The letters remained untouched for nearly fifty years, but he would sometimes recount an incident to friends or family, receiving in return an urging to write the stories for them. His older daughter chronologically organized the letters, while his other daughter edited the manuscript as it was being written. The idea to write this book, as well as its title, struck while joking with fellow GI’s in the barracks about someday telling the world that no one would believe the things they were doing in the name of serving their country. They would develop audacious pranks to outdo one another or minimalize a situation and just be glad to live another day. They often remarked about spending parents’ and grandparents’ tax money on atrocious wastes of effort and material. The military personnel during the late ’60s fit three distinct categories: juicers, heads, and straights. The first included men from every state, since almost everyone drank now and then. The second referred to the use of acid by some, while smokers and dopers fit right in. Lastly, there were some individuals who preferred not to get wasted by any means. Homosexuals and blacks could occupy any of the groups. The story details army life for a middle-class Midwest man who is introduced to conditions and concepts he had never imagined in Europe, then in the States, and finally in Vietnam. The intended audience is adult, mostly because of the language and the portrayal of man’s cruelty to man, while on the other hand, the book is both nostalgic as well as informative.
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