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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Cool Guys of the 1950s

Submitted by on May 10, 2011 – 8:00 am2 Comments
Guys in the 1950s

Guys in the 1950s

Eatonville has always had it’s share of cool guys.

The year is 1959 and  Tom Van Eaton, David Covington, Lynn Pochert and Pat Van Eaton, are leaning against Pat’s 1939 Buick convertible, which he drove throughout his high school.

You can almost hear Elvis Presley or Jerry Lee Lewis playing on their radio.

Pat says his mom, Elsie Van Eaton, took this picture at her place on the Eatonville Triangle Road.

Photo Courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

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