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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Shingle Mill in Mineral

Submitted by on January 15, 2014 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Shingle Mill

Shingle Mill

The text that went with this Mineral, Wash., photo read:  M. R. Smith shingle mill after one dry kiln burned. (Looking West).

For those not familiar with kilns, they are a basically an oven used to dry wood. In this case, it looks like they were lucky it didn’t spread.

Courtesy of Mineral Lake, The Gem of the Northwest Facebook page.

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