Barbour Snapshot


Scott and Andra Barbour

Owners: Barbour’s Books & Comics in SouthShore Mall.

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday (and Sundays through the holidays) 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

Family: Andra has two sons, Michael, 31, and Christopher, 27. Scott has a daughter, Cherise, 35, and two grandchildren — 15-year-old Aliyah and 2-month-old Ava.

Other hobbies and interests: Andra collects thimbles and has more than 1,300 in her collection. “When we got together I had fishing pictures all over the living room wall. Now there’s one picture left in the middle and it’s surrounded by thimbles,” Scott said. They also enjoy perusing garage sales and attending live rock and blues concerts. Their most recent include Alice Cooper, Joe Walsh and Buddy Guy.