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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Clara (Fiander) Jensen and John Jensen Out Hunting (ca. 1910)

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Clara (Fiander) Jensen and John Jensen out hunting

Clara (Fiander) Jensen and John Jensen out hunting

Clara (Fiander) Jensen was known for her hunting skills. In fact, her hunting prowess was covered by Sunset Magazine in 1923. Although folks who read the article may know her for tracking cats, she was a big part of the community for her entire life.

She’s pictured here with her husband John Jensen. They were married in 1902.

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Photo courtesy of Kathi Henderson, Clara’s granddaughter.

Picture of Clara Jensen that appeared in Sunset Magazine. Pelt is of the 45-pound wildcat she took down.

Picture of Clara Jensen that appeared in Sunset Magazine. Pelt is of the 45-pound wildcat she took down.

 

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