GRAHAM MOORE PHOTO
An Island institution continues. Anita and Louis Cicero, left, outside the barbershop on Grand Avenue, with Mary Boeklen.
Dwight Eisenhower was president. The average cost of a new house was $12,400 and Hawaii became the 50th state in the union.
That same year, 1959, 60 years ago last month, Louis “Louie the Clip” Cicero started working as a barber on Shelter Island. A haircut cost $1.75. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | JAMES C. HUMES
Author, historian and raconteur James C. Humes will be the special guest at Friday Night Dialogues at the Library on August 8 at 7 p.m.