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Psychic Barber - Rick's Barber Shop

He knows when you need a haircut and when you’ll be coming in.

Not really, but Rick’s barbershop is no more.

The building where his shop was located for almost 20 years was torn down.

It was in the way of progress.

It had to make way for a new high-rise development in the West Seattle neighborhood of Seattle.

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Years ago when a psychic moved into the small business space next to Rick’s barber shop,

they displayed a white neon sign proclaiming ‘Psychic.’

Rick then had a matching white neon sign made for his window proclaiming ‘Barber.’

Some years later when the psychic went out of business (I wonder if they ‘saw’ that coming!),

Rick was given the ‘psychic’ neon sign by his landlord and it then became ‘one’ sign hanging in his shop window.

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Out and about during the early evening late last summer, I caught this classic shot of his barber shop window.

I’m glad I did.

He has merged his barbering business with another shop in the area.

It hasn’t been decided whether the sign will grace the front window of the new shop or not.

 

 

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