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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Eatonville Shoe & Repair Shot matchbook cover

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Eatonville shoe repair matchbook

Eatonville shoe repair matchbook

Matchbook covers were, and still are, a popular way to promote a business. Here is a matchbook cover advertising the Eatonville Shoe & Repair Shop, probably in the 1940s. This is a time when logging was big business for the town because Highline & Bergman were known for their logging boots.

And an easy-to-remember number 128-J-2.

Photo courtesy of Diane Mettler.

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