ALA MOANA CENTER in 1959. The 680,000 square foot complex was anchored by a 2-level (250,000 square foot) Sears. The Lower (or Street) Level had a truck tunnel that was surrounded by inline stores. These were accessed from the adjacent parking garage. Stores on the Upper (or Mall) Level were situated along an open-air shopping concourse.
ALA MOANA CENTER TENANTS 1959:
SEARS (with Coffee Shop and Auto Center) / SHIROKIYA / F.W. WOOLWORTH 5 & 10 (with luncheonette) / FOODLAND supermarket / Ala Moana Banquet Hall / Ala Moana Flowers / Ala Moana Kieki Land & Mini Golf / Aloha Health Foods / Bamboo Window / Birdland / Budget Finance / Candle Shop / Catherine's Anticipation / Coral Reef Restaurant / Crack Seed Center / Dairy Queen / Davies Travel Agency / Down Under Cocktail Lounge / Ed & Don's Candies / Eleanor's Beauty Salon / Elizabeth & George Photographic Studio / Fishland / Francis Camera Shop / Friendly Service Station (outparcel) / Gifts of the Orient / Gima's Art Gallery / Hardwoods Hawai'i / Honolulu Book Shops / Honolulu Sporting Goods / Hopako Stationers / Hotei-Ya / House of Music / Iida's / India Imports / Island Coin & Stamp / Irene's Hawai'ian Gifts / Isuzu of Hawai'i / Jeanlu Toys / Joe Pacific / John's Newsstand (kiosk) / Marco Polo Restaurant / Mai Fai Jewels / Pacific Laundry / Pacific Music Center / Party Center / Philippine Handicrafts / Prince Kumio's Restaurant / RCA Communications / Religious Shop / Riccar / Sachi's Invisible Mending / Slipper House / Sport Shop / Territorial Savings & Loan Association / The Coffee Shop / Tony's Barber Shop / Tutu's / US Post Office / Yama's Custom Tailor / Yuri's Handbags / Yuri's Luamala
SEARS (with Coffee Shop and Auto Center) / LONGS DRUGS (with luncheonette) / SHIROKIYA / F.W. WOOLWORTH 5 & 10 (with luncheonette) / Aloha Fashions ladies' wear / Andrade ladies' wear / Carol & Mary ladies' wear / Carousel ladies' wear / Chandler's Shoes / Ed & Don's Candies / Fashions By Hino ladies' wear / Doctors Gould & Emura / Hartfield's / Hub Men's Wear / Interiors Hawai'i / Leed's Qualicraft Shoes / Reyn's Men's Wear / McInerny's Men's Wear / Ming's / Paul's Jewelry / Sato Clothiers / Security Diamond Company / Shida's Babyland / Shirts & Blouses / The Pocketbook Man / Thom McAn Shoes / Vimi's / Watumull's