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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Preston Parrish (1930)

Submitted by on February 13, 2014 – 10:15 pmNo Comment
Preston Parrish 1930

Preston Parrish 1930

With the birth of cars came the birth of digging them out of snow. Here we have Preston Parrish with a  buried vehicle in 1930. Preston was on the men that helped build the Eatonville Airport and the Kids’ Pond.

Preston Parrish didn’t know it then, but his wife, Martha Parrish, (who was 27 at the time) would one day be the oldest women in the area. Martha turned 101 this February.

Photo courtesy of granddaughter, Leslie Dunlap.

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