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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Tall Timber started as a garage (1915)

Submitted by on September 1, 2011 – 4:48 pm5 Comments
Nate Williams left, Bill Oxley on right, July, 1915

Nate Williams left, Bill Oxley on right, July, 1915

The Tall Timber wasn’t always a restaurant. It started as a garage. Here are some shots from 1915 of Nate Williams and crew — including his brother Ed and Bill Oxley — building the structure.

Photos courtesy of Rich Williams.

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1915 Construction — Nate William center, brother Ed Williams right and Bill Oxley in rear

1915 Construction — Nate Williams center, brother Ed Williams right and Bill Oxley in rear

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Construction on garage in 1915 — now Tall Timber

Construction on garage in 1915 — now Tall Timber

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