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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Earthquakes Rock Eatonville
July 22, 2011 – 9:00 am | 9 Comments
Earthquakes Rock Eatonville

Eatonville is no stranger to earthquakes. One that left lasting memories shook the place up on April 13, 1949. At 11:52 am the town started rocking and rolling.
Many recall the cement streets rolling like waves. …

Lumberman’s Hospital (ca 1920s)
July 8, 2011 – 7:00 am | 5 Comments
Lumberman’s Hospital (ca 1920s)

Recognize this building? It’s the home across from the high school on Mashell, only back in the day it was the Lumberman’s Hospital.
Insurance for Loggers
Dr. A. W. Bridge has a contract with the Eatonville Lumber …

Eatonville Lumber Company, 1916
May 4, 2011 – 6:05 pm | 6 Comments
Eatonville Lumber Company, 1916

This photo, courtesy of Martha Parrish and Pat Van Eaton, is of the Eatonville Lumber Company store at around 1916.
The Eatonville mill had a good run — in operation from 1896 until it closed up …

Scenic Four Lake Loop Drive
April 9, 2011 – 3:52 pm | 5 Comments
Scenic Four Lake Loop Drive

Sometime in the 50s there was a petition to create a scenic loop drive between four lakes — Kapowsin, Ohop Lake, Tanwax and Clear Lake.
By adding just 2.1 miles of road construction, people could cut …

Eatonville Supports WWII
March 6, 2011 – 6:38 am | 2 Comments
Eatonville Supports WWII

It was 1943 and the world was at war. Even in the tiny town on Eatonville, far from the front lines, the impact the war was having on the country was obvious.
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