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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State Patrol in Eatonville (1958)

Submitted by on May 13, 2016 – 5:04 pmNo Comment
State Patrol and the Red and White

State Patrol and the Red and White 1958

I’m not sure what the incident was, but the State Patrol was parked on Center Street, on a sunny day in 1958.

What’s more interesting than the car are the buildings. In this first image you can see the Red & White store next to the brick building that is now Kirk’s Pharmacy.

In the second image, a Mobile station  (Christensen’s Motors) stands where the vacant Sears building sits.

Photos courtesy of the the Baublits family and taken by Joe Larin.

State Patrol on Center Street, 1958 and Mobile Station

State Patrol on Center Street, 1958 and Mobile Station

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