Monroe Dispatch - No Struggle, No Progress

Last Of His Kind

 

April 21, 2022

Dispatch

Master Barber Melvin White

Melvin White has a distinction that few, if any in the Monroe area can match. Mr. White believes that he is the oldest barber living and still cutting hair in the area. While listening White during this reporter's interview with him, one could hear him relive history all over again from the time he first obtained his license to cut hair. It was during the summer of 61, June 3rd to be exact, when White proudly graduated from the Little Rock Barber College in Little Rock, AR. White took an interest in cutting hair before he went to barber college, as he would cut/trim hair of his young contem...



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