Youngsters from Jefferson Junior High School (now Jefferson Middle School) demonstrate the old and the new in this photograph from 1962. Pictured are seventh-graders Connie Moore, Dave Hill, Dean Grainger, and DeAnne Barre.  Photograph selected and captioned by Deborah Ross on behalf of the Olympia Historical Society and Bigelow House Museum. More information is available at

February 1962, Daily Olympian collection, Washington State Historical Society