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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Christensen General Store (early 1900s)

Submitted by on April 27, 2012 – 9:58 pm5 Comments

Today you know it as a parking lot next to Kirk’s Pharmacy, but for decades it was the place people came to shop — first as T.C.’s General store, it changed hands a few times and was later Christensen’s General Store, then lastly the Red and White.

This picture is when it was Christenson’s General Store, owned by Nels Christensen. Lots of detail in the photo — plank floor, wood stove, canned goods.

If anyone can identify the two gentlemen are, please speak up.

Photo courtesy of the Christenson family.

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