Allene Rayle and Madeline O'Neal were born Sept. 16, 1922 in Bear Creek, N.C. They have lived in the Augusta area for about 50 years. They were hairdressers and owned a shop called Twins Beauty Shop for more than 20 years, and then operated the salon at West Lake Manor Nursing Home for more than 20 years. The sisters live next door to each other in patio homes in Martinez and see each other daily. A 90th birthday drop-in, given by their children, was held Sept. 15 at Crossbridge Baptist Church.