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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Kapowsin Fair – 1926

Submitted by on April 15, 2014 – 4:32 pmNo Comment
Kapowsin Fair Blue Ribbon

Kapowsin Fair Blue Ribbon

Here are a couple ribbons from the 1926 Kapowsin Fair, when it was an active mill town.  (Also the same year Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio becomes Walt Disney Studios and the first flight was made over the North Pole.)

Kapowsin Fair 1926 - red ribbon

Kapowsin Fair 1926 – red ribbon

If anyone has any information about the fair, please share it with us.

Images courtesy of Diane Mettler.

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