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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May Day 1952

Submitted by on April 7, 2012 – 9:00 am5 Comments
1952 May Day Court

1952 May Day Court

May Day is coming up. It’s an interesting tradition in Eatonville — a royal court, elementary school dances — including a traditional May Pole dance —vendors and more.

Here’s a shot of the 1952 May Day court. Take a look at the backdrop. I think it’s covered with tulips. They spared no expense in 52′.

1952 Court
Back row, LtoR: Mr. Tone (Principal), Tommy Lonn, Gary Allison, ??, Ernie Jones, Queen Grace Gallager, King Charles Hale, Blank Bernovich (sp?), Roy Swanson, Dick Logston, Lloyd Stewart.

First Row LtoR: ? Predmore, Shirley Jones, Anita Pecciho, (rest unknown).

Photo courtesy of Dick Logston.

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