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 Lumber Mill – 1954

Submitted by on January 14, 2013 – 5:16 pmNo Comment
1954 Eatonville Lumber Mill

1954 Eatonville Lumber Mill

This photo ran in the paper in April 17, 1954, along with the following caption:

Somber Monday: Ray Hiatt, a watchman gazed across [the] pond at the idle Eatonville Lumber Company, the town’s financial foundation. The mill’s owner doubts it will reopen, thus costing Eatonville a $750,000 payroll for 225 workers.

If you would like to buy the original of this photo, it’s for sale on ebay. Just click HERE.

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