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95 year old bartender to retire…

090828-Angelo-Cammarata-hmed-11a.hmediumSlinging drinks for over 76 years, Angelo Cammarata has decided to retire.

MSNBC:

WEST VIEW, Pa. – Only minutes after Prohibition ended in 1933, Angelo Cammarata, 19, served a 10-cent bottle of Fort Pitt beer to a customer in his father’s neighborhood grocery.
Ever since, except for a 30-month hitch during World War II, the son of Italian immigrants has been tending bar and serving drinks. Guinness World Records dubbed him the longest-serving bartender a decade ago, and he’s earned induction into Jim Beam’s Bartender Hall of Fame and numerous other honors. (more…)

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2 responses

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    September 24, 2009 at 8:28 am

  2. Bro

    Wow , never heard about it but now i have to read a little about it .

    June 14, 2011 at 1:39 pm

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