Moore’s Restaurant
January 18, 2019 – 12:23 am | One Comment

If you were around in the area in the 70s and 80s, then you are familiar with Moore family. The Moore Family Mountain Crafts in Ashford, Washington provided a place for a multitude of talented …

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Class of 1966 . . . in 1981
March 31, 2016 – 6:01 pm | No Comment
Class of 1966 . . . in 1981

Some of the class of 1966 got together in 1981 at Glacier Parl.
Left to right. Joyce McBride, Mike Elston, Marlayne (Allison) Elliff, Susan (Porter) Hutchison, George Gollehon, John Hale, Bobbie (McCarty) Ross, Lynn (Rave) Dow, …

Moore Family Mountain Crafts (1970s)
March 29, 2016 – 10:00 pm | One Comment
Moore Family Mountain Crafts (1970s)

Remember these folks — Moore Family Mountain Crafts in Ashford? The back of this postcard reads: Family dream turned into family business. Pooled talents and resources have created a place for craftsman — glass blowers, …

FFA 1979
March 22, 2016 – 10:26 pm | No Comment
FFA 1979

FFA was a part of Eatonville teens for decades. Pictures here (right to left) is Linda Rasmussen, Ed (Mooch) Smith, LaDonna Summer, Mike Rasmussen and Lisa Rasmussen.
Trust me, this group of kids (the Rasmussen had a …

Victor Byrd – 1966 Calendar
February 24, 2016 – 11:14 pm | No Comment
Victor Byrd – 1966 Calendar

Calendar have been a great giveaway for decades. Here’s a 1966 calendar from Victor Byrd, Standard Distributor.
Frank Hurlburt, a 1968 EHS grad says, “They delivered gas to our place. We had 500 gal gas tank.”
This …

It’s Heating up at Christensen’s (ca 1960s)
February 19, 2016 – 9:00 am | No Comment
It’s Heating up at Christensen’s (ca 1960s)

This was a giveaway at Christensen’s during probable the 1960s. They always had some great stuff, like this 1923 calendar.
Kay Christensen Davis says “That was always the phone number, 832-3621.”
Photos courtesy of Jim Mettler and …

EHS Girls State Representatives (1979)
February 18, 2016 – 7:01 pm | No Comment
EHS Girls State Representatives (1979)

In 1979  Pennsylvania dealt with the Three Mile Island nuclear accident,  Michael Jackson released his album Off the Wall and the average cost of a new home was about $17,500.00 (and the new Sony Walkman …

The Day the Steve Burwash Moved From the Burwash/Kjelstad Farm
February 7, 2016 – 6:00 am | No Comment
The Day the Steve Burwash Moved From the Burwash/Kjelstad Farm

The Burwash family has the distinction of having some spectacular photographers. This picture was taken the day that Steve Burwash moved from the family (Kjelstad/Burwash) farm. 
Martin Burwash says, “[This was taken] the day we moved …

TNT Article on Buffalo Don Murphy (early 60s)
January 29, 2016 – 10:32 pm | No Comment
TNT  Article on Buffalo Don Murphy (early 60s)

This article, Deer, Buffalo Unusual Playmates On Murphy Ranch Near Eatonville, by Joseph Larin, ran in the Sunday Tacoma News Tribune in the early 1960s.
Don Murphy’s dude ranch east of Eatonville probably is the only …

Van Eaton home in the early 1960s
January 19, 2016 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
Van Eaton home in the early 1960s

The Van Eaton home has experienced some transformations. Built originally in 1898 by T.C. Van Eaton, it was looking a bit worn down here in 1960s.
Justin Van Eaton says, “My Grandmother Elsie Van Eaton used …

Carnival at Malcolm’s Shop Rite (ca. 1965)
January 18, 2016 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Carnival at Malcolm’s Shop Rite (ca. 1965)

Jeff Morrison posted this picture on Facebook of a carnival in front of Malcolm’s store. This caused many comments:
Juanita Hagen and those rocks were full of snakes. There used to be grape vines on that hill …