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New owner looks to keep 85-year-old locksmith business running

SmartBrief on Main Street | Oct 15, 2014

The San Antonio locksmith business J. Ross Boles, which opened in 1929, has new leadership. New owner Brian Barnes has been with the company for two decades, and he said taking over the business "is an awesome opportunity for me, a once-in-a-lifetime chance." San Antonio Express-News (10/14)


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