Barber Shops & Beauty Parlors

Poro Smart Beauty Shop

Poro Smart Beauty Shop, owned by Leola Smart, was located on Euclid Avenue in Akron. Additional information coming soon.

Green Book Details

Poro Smart Beauty Shop appears in the 1947 Green Book at 249 Euclid Ave. (erroneously under Cleveland) in the category Beauty Parlors. It was sometimes referred to as Smart’s in advertisements.


  • Akron Negro Directory. Akron: A. Kingsberry, 1940.
249 Euclid Ave, Akron, OH

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