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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T.C. Van Eaton’s Ad for City Lots (1913)

Submitted by on June 28, 2011 – 4:08 pmOne Comment
T.C. Van Eaton Ad, 1913

T.C. Van Eaton Ad, 1913

This ad appeared in the 1913-1914 Eatonville School catalog. If you were interested in building a home in Eatonville, T.C. Van Eaton was the guy to get ahold of.

He offers easy terms of $5 to $10 a month, which were very reasonable. $10 back then was equivalent to approximately $228 today.

Photo courtesy of Ruthie Williams.

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