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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Peterson 8th Grade Certificate of Graduation (1923)

Submitted by on September 3, 2013 – 11:27 pmNo Comment
Helen Peterson's Certificate of 8th grade graduation

Helen Peterson’s Certificate of 8th grade graduation

Helen Peterson’s 1923 eighth grade Certificate of Graduation has a lot of interesting information.

• Grades were listed right there on the certificate.
• Agriculture was one of the major subjects.
• Certificates were signed by county superintendents.

Lesson to all — keep your grades up. You never know if someone is going to show them around 90 hears later.

Images courtesy of Linda Lewis.

Helen Peterson (1923)

Helen Peterson (1923)

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