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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Henry Horn’s Shingle Mill, Elbe

Submitted by on November 7, 2013 – 1:15 am2 Comments
Henry Horn's shingle mill, Elbe

Henry Horn’s shingle mill, Elbe

A wintery shot of Henry Horn’s shingle mill in Eble taken in the early 1900s.

Before composite roofs, most roofs in this area were made from shingles. A shingle mill “was used to slice a section of log into tapered wedges to create shingles.

To see what these old machines looked like, just click HERE.

Photo courtesy of Lottie Shaefer Marrow, Ashford, Wash., & the SPC Historical Society.

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