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A Hart for cutting hair

Hart has sold his long running barber shop and will partially retire after five generations of hair

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Milan Hart has seen many changes in the 58 consecutive years he has worked as a barber in Lebanon.

Hart, who will turn 78 on Oct. 25, has decided that it is time to slow down a bit. On Oct. 1, he sold Hart’s Barber Shop to Steve Knapp, who has worked with him since 2014.

“Milan is wonderful to work with. He is the best boss I have ever had,’’ Knapp said. “I could not have asked for a better person to work with.’’

However, Hart is only semi-retiring and said he will still work three days a week — Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Hart is a lifelong resident of Lebanon.

For more on this story see Saturday's LCR.

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