Postcard of Commercial Avenue, Anacortes, WA. "...The gateway to the scenic San Juan Islands. Important center for lumber and fishing. Two oil refineries are located nearby. W-238" Taken from the center of 8th Avenue block. Right shows building that once housed the Paramount Theatre. Kash 'n Kart (K&K) lighting fixtures, Village Pizza (711 Commercial Avenue), Keystone building, McNaught building, port. Left side shows the New Wilson Hotel building (red brick) with businesses-The Cove Hotel and Cafe; Sucia Reef Restaurant (804 Commercial Avenue). Four stoplights can be seen hanging at 8th and Commercial, and two more at 6th and Commercial.