From the catalogs of babes

{November 18, 2009}   LCSH of the day
Beauty operators   (May Subd Geog)  [R S D]
UF  Beauticians
  Hair stylists
BT  Beauty culture
  Beauty shops
NT  Electrologists  [R]

Really? Really?

Do people really associate “beauty operators” with hair stylists and beauticians? Because the general impression around here of “beauty operators” is a row of telephone receptionists, waiting to take your call and answer your pressing emergency beauty questions. Beauty operators are standing by…


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