Barber poles spur debate in Michigan

05/2/2012 | Detroit News, The

Proprietors in Michigan are putting barber poles in front of shops where they don't belong, says Michigan state Sen. John Gleason, who recently introduced legislation that would only allow licensed establishments to display the classic red, white and sometimes blue poles. "Fifty years ago, you knew if you saw the red and white pole, you knew there was a licensed barber in there," Gleason says.

View Full Article in:

Detroit News, The

Published in Briefs: