Barney’s Matchbook Cover
September 22, 2016 – 12:07 am | 3 Comments

Locals know Barney’s Corner as a gas station, but early on it was much, much more.
I believe this matchbook cover comes from around the 1940s. Back then there was food and dance.
Barney was Keith Malcom’s brother …

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Old Alder

Submitted by on March 28, 2011 – 4:19 am13 Comments

Old Alder, Book

Old Alder is a great read by local historians Joe Sander and Rod Scurlock.

The 191-page book covers the the first settlers to the Alder dam.

You will read about how the town struggled, grew to 1,300 and then eventually was flooded when the Alder dam was built.

Currently (March, 2011) you can purchase the book from Joe Sander, 360-569-2735, for $22.00.


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