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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The Eatonville Limousine of the 20s

Submitted by on August 20, 2011 – 2:10 pm5 Comments
Fred Fredricksen standing outside the current Sears store

Fred Fredricksen standing outside the current Sears store

Fred Fredricksen stands proudly, and for good reason. Fred is the driver of the first stage (taxi/limousine) from Eatonville to Tacoma using the East road.

Fred is standing on the dirt road front of Kipper’s Ford Garage, which the Sears store is today.

Photo is courtesy of Pat Van Eaton and the Taylor family.

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