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Hamilton Cobbler Closing Up Shop After 60 Years

Owner Robert McRae is retiring.

Mac's Shoe Repair in Hamilton. Credit: Elizabeth Thomsen/Flickr
Mac's Shoe Repair in Hamilton. Credit: Elizabeth Thomsen/Flickr
Mac's Shoe Repair, which has operated on Willow Street since the 1950s, will soon close. 

Owner Robert McRae told MyFoxBoston.com he's retiring.

He said enjoyed the relationships with customers.
 
"You get to know them and they become like friends, they are friends," he said.

Read the full MyFoxBoston.com report
Scott Maddern March 25, 2014 at 09:51 AM
Say it ain’t so! Mac’s is an institution. So many years of great service from a wonderful man. He and his family have contributed mightily to our town. Thanks Mac!!
mprob1979 March 25, 2014 at 10:17 AM
Wishing him the best in retirement. I remember this shop when I was very young growing up in the town. God bless him

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