Washington state issues 24 marijuana shop licenses - Article Photos 1/24

A consumer's guide to marijuana use, published by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, sits on a counter at the Cannabis City marijuana retail shop days before the grand opening Wednesday, July 2, 2014, in Seattle. Pot is expected to go on sale beginning Tuesday, July 8, the first day that recreational marijuana can legally be sold in Washington state. The shop is expected to be the first licensed retailer in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)