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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Murray Logging & Timber Co., in Mineral Wash.

Submitted by on January 16, 2014 – 12:35 amNo Comment
Murray Logging & Timber Co.

Murray Logging & Timber Co.

You need to zoom in on this shot of Murray Logging & Timber Co., out of Mineral, Wash. Look at the men in the bottom lefthand corner to get feel for how BIG these logs really are.

I believe the pictures was taken in the 1920s, but if someone has more information on it, please let me know.

The Murray family still operates their tree farm (around 65,000 acres) outside town. There is also a Murray Logging Museum in Mineral, Wash. If you get a chance, check it out.

Photo courtesy of  Laurie Anderson Osborn.

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