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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Eatonville Apartments (1973)

Submitted by on August 19, 2012 – 6:52 pm2 Comments

Colorful rainbow above the Eatonville apartments on Rainier Street in June, 1973. Today, you might find the rainbow, but the lot is vacant.

Photo courtesy of Rich and Ruthie Williams.

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  • David Beane says:

    Thanks Diane for posting this picture. I used to
    deliver news papers to a few tenants there, back when I had my paper route. I was telling my wife about those apartments when we were up there last summer. The building always had a odd smell inside. We stayed at a historic motel in Florence, Oregon awhile back and it had that same smell. Probably just old building and musty carpet. When I was a kid I thought it was “old people” smell. But now I am one of the “old people” I know it was just “old builing” smell.

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