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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Robin Hood Day Parade (1955)

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Robin Hood Parade 1955

Robin Hood Day Parade 1955

Robin Hood Day of 1955 was part of the Operation Bootstrap. Bootstrap was Eatonville’s attempt to reinvent itself and bring in new business after the closing of the Eatonville Lumber Mill — it’s primary business.

These shots were taken of the Robin Hood Parade held on Mashell Ave. in 1955. For another shot of the parade, click HERE.

Photos courtesy of Rich and Ruthie Williams.

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Robin Hood Parade 1955 (b)

Robin Hood Day Parade 1955 (b)

Robin Hood Parade 1955 (c)

Robin Hood Day Parade 1955 (c)

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