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Independence barber Jack Anders celebrates 50 years in business

By Shaina Stockton

INDEPENDENCE — June 14 marked a 50-year milestone for local barber Jack Anders, who has made memories both at home and in areas all over the world with the snip of his scissors.
Anders, who now owns and operates Pair of Jacks Shearing Company on Main Street in Independence, smiled as he sat in his break area near the back of the shop. Across from where Anders sat, his daughter, Jaclyn Blackburn, began a shampoo treatment for one of their customers.

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