The M.E. George grocery store in the Angelus Hotel building, at the northwest corner of Fourth Avenue and Columbia Street, was a long-time downtown fixture. It was owned by lifelong Olympia resident Marion George. This is now the location of the Cascadia Grill. Photograph selected and captioned by Deborah Ross on behalf of the Olympia Historical Society and Bigelow House Museum. More information is available at

Vibert Jeffers photograph, 1930s, Susan Parish Collection, Southwest Regional Archives