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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Center Street — Before it was Center Street

Submitted by on August 12, 2011 – 3:10 pm5 Comments
Grove Ave. — now Center Street

Grove Ave. — now Center Street

This photo of Grove Street (which I believe is now Center Street) makes you wonder what drew people here. This picture makes Eatonville look more like a ghost town than a growing pioneer community.

To the far right I’m told is the well that stood in front of  T.C. Van Eaton’s trading post.

Photos courtesy Debbie & Gary Saint.

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