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At 100, this bartender is still the toast of his town

Tending bar can be exhausting at any age, but 100-year-old Ray Nauroth is still going strong. Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday night you can find him slinging cocktails at The Gold Slipper in Dunlap, Iowa, the supper club where he’s worked for the past 46 years. “He does an awesome job and is a pleasure to work with,” says owner Nick Behrendt. “Everyone loves him.”So when Ray hit the
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Tending bar can be exhausting at any age, but 100-year-old Ray Nauroth is still going strong. Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday night you can find him slinging cocktails at The Gold Slipper in Dunlap, Iowa, the supper club where he’s worked for the past 46 years.

“He does an awesome job and is a pleasure to work with,” says owner Nick Behrendt. “Everyone loves him.”

So when Ray hit the century mark last Friday night, the Gold Slipper threw a party in his honor. More than 600 people showed up to wish him well.