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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Eatonville Celebrates 50 Years (1959)

Submitted by on April 22, 2011 – 4:40 pmNo Comment
Cover - 50th Anniversary Program

Cover - 50th Anniversary Program

It was 1959, Ben-Hur was  a box office smash, Bonanza premiered, and the Soviets sent up the Lunik II, which is the first man-made object to his the surface of the moon. But back in Eatonville, something REALLY big was going on — their 50th anniversary.

This is the program from the festivities. They had everything from parades to picnics, and costume contests to bingo.

But don’t miss the advertisements and the names on the Chamber of Commerce Committees. I’m sure you’ll recognize someone.

Pages of 50th Celebration Program

Pages of 50th Celebration Program

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pages (2) Program - 50th Anniversary

Pages (2) Program - 50th Anniversary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Back Cover - Program 50th Anniversary

Back Cover - Program 50th Anniversary

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