When I ran across this video, I knew I had to share. Frank Catalfumo is a 91-year-old shoemaker and repairer in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, where he has lived all his life. He first opened the doors to F&C Shoes in 1945; at the time, there were five shoe repair shops in a three block radius, and now, as he says, “There is nothing.” He continues to work five days a week alongside his son Michael. For more images of Frank and his shop, check out Dustin Cohen’s photo gallery.
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