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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T. C. Van Eaton Ad for New Homes (1913)

Submitted by on October 25, 2012 – 3:44 pmOne Comment
EHS Cattalog 1912-13 - T.C. Van Eaton Ad

EHS Cattalog 1912-13 - T.C. Van Eaton Ad

T. C. Van Eaton ran this ad in the 1913 Eatonville High School catalog.  Who couldn’t turn down building their home here with the new industries, excellent schools and easy terms.

This really was a good deal. Ten dollars in 1913 was equivalent to about $228 today.

If you’d like to see another of his ads, just click here.

Images courtesy of Rich and Ruthie Williams.

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