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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Early Eatonville Grandstand and Gym (ca. 1940)

Submitted by on February 19, 2012 – 9:36 pm2 Comments
Eatonville grandstand and gyms (ca. 1920s)

Eatonville grandstand and gyms (ca. 1920s)

Early on Eatonville was more about basketball and baseball than football. The gym is the building on the right. The first basket ball team was 1912.

This picture was probably taken in the early 1940s and Eatonville. Eighty years later and the grand stand looks pretty much the same.

Photo courtesy of the Haynes family and Pat Van Eaton.

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