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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Projectionist at the Eatonville Roxy (ca 1920s)

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Movie Projectionist at the Roxy

Movie Projectionist at the Roxy

Eatonville has almost always had a theater. In 1922 Angelo Pecchia bought the theater from Frank Van Eaton.

In 1942 he built the Roxy theater that operates today, although its film projector is being replaced by a digital projector.

Photo courtesy of Rick Parnell and the Parnell family.

Roxy Theater 2011

Roxy Theater 2011

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