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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Mineral Basketball – 1930

Submitted by on November 20, 2012 – 9:33 pmNo Comment
Willie Madden, 1930

Willie Madden, 1930

Willie Madden was one of Mineral school’s basket ball players in 1930.

“In the 1930s college basketball was the dominant form of organized basketball. The Depression had sunk the professional American Basketball League (ABL), which had been formed in the 1920s, but it actually revived the college game, which was played mostly in gymnasiums and armories.” (enotes.com)

Image courtesy of Laurie Anderson Osborn.

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