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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The Second Canyada Lodge, 1940s

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Canyada Lodge #2, 1940s

Canyada Lodge #2, 1940s

The second Canyada Lodge didn’t look quite as grand, but it was still a great stop for tourists in the 1940s.

Back of the postcard reads: And ideal place to spend the week ends or stop over night to and from America’s most beautiful Mountain. Our rooms are comfortable and modern in every respect. Table service family style. Mrs. Lenk’s Fried Chicken Dinner with hot biscuits and country gravy will surely please you. Our breakfasts and luncheons are unexcelled.

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Postcard, backside, Canyada Lodge 1940s

Postcard, backside, Canyada Lodge 1940s

 

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