The Budget Store at PONTIAC MALL was expanded into a full-line Hudson's, which opened in July 1967.
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PONTIAC MALL in the early '70s. By this time, both anchors of the original retail hub had been enlarged, adding approximately 287,000 square feet to the mall's GLA. A freestanding Sears and twin cinema had just opened on the north section of the 76 acre site.