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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Logging Accident in Eatonville (ca. 1940s)

Submitted by on March 21, 2014 – 4:58 pmNo Comment
Logging truck accident - 1940s

Logging truck accident – 1940s

These pictures come straight from the Eatonville History Facebook group. This accident took place at the intersection of Washington Ave. and Center St., in the 1940s. Hope no one was in the vehicle.

Even though logging is safer than it was in the past, Forbes reported in 2013 that it was still first on American’s 10 Deadliest Jobs list.

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Logging truck accident, Center St. & Washington (ca. 1940s)

Logging truck accident, Center St. & Washington (ca. 1940s)


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