Hougen's Variety Store is located in the White Pass Hotel building Main and Front Street until 1949. In 1946, the sales of Hougen's Variety were $14,353.00.
The photo to the right shows Blondie Hougen, brother to Rolf Hougen, in the doorway of Hougen's. He operated trucks on construction projects.
The High School class of 1946-47
Teacher - Laurie Todd
Back Row - Jim Mutch, -, -, John Ericson, -, Ken Kolkind, Rolf Hougen
Second Row - Betty Porsild, -, Phylis LePage, -, Joanne Keobke, Pat Armstrong, -, Doreen Lee, Jeffries, -, Laurie Todd
Front - Mel Constable, Bill Jeffries, Howard Ryder, -, Tom McLaughlin, George Krautch Neider