Pleasant Valley milkman is seen making his rounds. Photo courtesy of Neil Smith, “Magnolia Memories & Milestones”
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 4:00 PM
Today, it may be difficult to imagine, but less than 100 years ago, Magnolia was predominantly a rural community. Seattle was settled in the 1850s, and at that time, few hearty souls decided to make they way a little north and west of downtown to the peninsula of Magnolia.