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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Bill Oxley or Mark Twain?

Submitted by on September 2, 2011 – 3:46 pm4 Comments
Bill Oxley, 1915

Bill Oxley, 1915

Every since my post yesterday on Tall Timber, I’ve been thinking Bill Oxley looked like someone familiar. It dawned on me this morning — Mark Twain. Is it just me? You be the judge.

Photos courtesy of Rich William.

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Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Mark Twain or Bill Oxley?

Mark Twain or Bill Oxley?

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