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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Pleasant Valley School by East Creek

Submitted by on January 13, 2014 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Pleasant Valley School

Pleasant Valley School

The Pleasant Valley School by the East Creek was a perfect example of the one room schoolhouse. It was about 2.5 miles from Elbe and was later consolidated with Mineral.

Miss Serena Marshall (later the wife of Adam Sachs) was the teacher. I believe that’s her on the left.

Photo courtesy of Russell Sachs and the South Pierce County Historical Society.

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