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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School Busses (1940’s)

Submitted by on July 7, 2011 – 7:00 am11 Comments
Eatonville School - busses 1950s

Eatonville School – busses 1950s

Kids have been catching the busses at Eatonville for over half a century.

If you enlarge the photo you’ll see on the side of the bus it reads: Eatonville School District 335.

Interesting Fact: School bus yellow is a color especially formulated in 1939 for use on school buses in North America. It was originally called “national school bus chrome.”

Photo courtesy of the Tacoma Public Library.

Click on photo to enlarge.

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