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 Baseball Team (1914)

Submitted by on July 30, 2013 – 3:59 pmNo Comment
Eatonville's Baseball Team, 1914

Eatonville’s Baseball Team, 1914

1914 was a big year in baseball. On April 22, a nineteen year-old pitcher named Babe Ruth made his debut in the International League with a six-hit, 6-0 win for Baltimore over Buffalo.  The same year Ty Cobb signed with the Tigers for another year.

Baseball was also a big part of the sports scene in Eatonville too. Here’s the Eatonville 1914 team.

Top Row – left to right: Edward Christensen, Roy Wright, C, Charles Jackson, Lar (?) Johnson, Clarence Williams, John Galbraith

Bottom Row – left to right: Ward Nettleton, Hensy Christensen, Frank Van Eaton

Photo courtesy of the Parnell family.

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Names of Players from photo

Names of Players from photo

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