In an end-lap joint on rabbeted pieces the joint must be adapted to the rabbet.
If the ends of the front are to be rabbeted (see above), do this next.
The side pieces are also rabbeted for the glass and the posts have grooves 1/2 in.
They are rabbeted on the inside for the glass and are finished on all sides.
The end rails should be rabbeted on the inside for the latticework ...