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By Erin Tierney
The Creswell Chronicle 

Dick Rowe hanging up clippers

 

June 28, 2018

Erin Tierney/The Creswell Chronicle

Dick Rowe, 88, of Creswell, will be hanging up his shears in July, after cutting hair for over 60 years in the area. He is the barber at Dick Rowe's Clip, Snip & Style at 135 E. Oregon Ave.

After 66 years of trimming, buzzing and sprucing up hair, Dick Rowe, 88, of Creswell, will be closing up Dick Rowe's Clip, Snip & Style at 135 E. Oregon Ave. come the end of July.

A lifelong Oregonian, Rowe started his Creswell barber shop in 1969, but has been cutting hair in the greater Eugene area since 1954.

Rowe joined the United States Navy in 1948 when he was just 18 years old. He spent four years serving before being released in 1952.

In 2017, The Chronicle featured Rowe as he was selected to partake in an Honor Flight, where United States military veterans are flown to Washin...



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