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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Indian Henry Grave

Submitted by on November 22, 2012 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Indian Henry grave

Indian Henry grave

This photo ran April 17, 1954. The caption read:

Historic Grave: Mrs. Orville Danforth peered over a tumble-down fence at the grave of Indian Henry, a friendly guide to early Mount Rainier trailblazers. The town of Eatonville plans to move Indian Henry’s body to a new site and erect a historical marker. It is one of many projects of “Operation Bootstrap,” organized to end civic factionalism and economic uncertainty in the Pierce County community.

The grave was never moved, there is an historic marker.

You buy the original of this press photo on ebay. Just click HERE.

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