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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1908 Elbe Postcard

Submitted by on April 17, 2013 – 5:45 pmNo Comment
Elbe 1908 Postcard - Front

Elbe 1908 Postcard – Front

This postcard was mailed out of Elbe in 1908. I don’t know who wrote the card, but the message tells you a little about Eatonville’s postal service back then:

“I wish I was back home again. How would you like to be in my place. Write me a letter and address it to Eatonville, Wash. I will get it on my return.”

Photo courtesy of Diane Mettler.

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Elbe 1908 Postcard - Front

Elbe 1908 Postcard – Front

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