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First haircut's 'scarey [sic] stuff' to 17-month-old Heerdt twins but all ends well
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Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated February 4, 1960 reads, "Tears well in eyes of Kevin Heerdt, center of left picture, as barber Jack Rider of Toluca Lake snips into previously uncut locks of curly hair. Kevin's 17-month-old twin brother Keith takes it all calmly until Rider announces, 'You're next,' center, picture. Then storm starts. Twins' mother, Mrs. Robert L. Heerdt, 111 N. Screenland Dr., Burbank says 'entertainment' is only answer to fright, but barber gives candy canes to calm identical twins, and tries to figure which twin is which as his formula goes to work, pictured at right. Haircuts aren't so bad if there's a reward."; See images #00112013 through #00112015 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Barbershops--California--Los Angeles
Haircutting--California--Los Angeles
Barbers--California--Los Angeles
Twins--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Toluca Lake (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs

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