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 “Junior” Cruiser News (1931)

Submitted by on February 17, 2014 – 9:00 amNo Comment
Junior Cruiser News

Junior Cruiser News

They not only had the Cruiser News in 1931, but also the Junior Cruiser. Here is an issue from April 24, 1931.

If you enlarge, you can read the following articles:
• Cruisers Victorious in Second League Game
• Basketball Boys Honored at Commercial Club Dinner
• Annual Sent to Press
• Cruisers Defeat Pack Forest, 9-1
• Shortage of Mimeograph Ink Causes Delay of Cruiser.

You will find a lot of Cruisers with Japanese names in this issue, as WWII is still years away.

Image courtesy of Pat Van Eaton.

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