WASHINGTON SQUARE was the Hoosier State's first fully-enclosed shopping mall. The single-level center encompassed approximately 375,000 leasable square feet. Its Sears had moved from a center city location, which had opened, as Sears' very first freestanding store, in October 1925.


SEARS (with freestanding Auto Center) / A & P supermarket / Erie Investments, Incorporated office / Mary Lester Fabrics / The Tweed Shop / Swiss Colony / Three Sisters ladies' wear / The Boutique Gifts & Accessories / Shore Store / Washington Square Drug / Tom Brown's Round Table Restaurant / Deter's Jewelers / Luggage Shop / Schultz's Clothing / Baby Shop / Gordon's Men's Store / Kinney Shoes / Libs Candies / Music Box Records / Polly's Ice Cream Shop / Parchment House Stationers / Angel Beauty Salon / George Viehe's Barber Shop / Indiana Finance Corporation