1 image. Car into bar at Figueroa and 5th Streets (Monarch Hotel Bar), 18 June 1957. Emery Grogan; Michael Jacobs.; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Wesselmann. Date: 1957-06-18. Reporter: Decker. Assignment: Car into bar. 3/4: Two cars collided at Figueroa and Fifth Sts. last night and one driver lost control and drove right into the Ole King Cole Room of the Monarch Hotel on the N.W. corner. Bartenders seen in background surveying the wreckage are Emery Grogan, left, and Michael Jacobs. Luckily they had closed the cocktail lounge just ten minutes before the crash".