1954. The nucleus of LAKEWOOD CENTER -May Company, Butler Brothers and the West and East blocks of the North Mall- is completed. A supermarket anchors the north and south ends of the complex and the FACULTY SHOPS, an outparcel mini-mall, is dedicated.


LAKEWOOD CENTER TENANTS 1951:
BUTLER BROTHERS / HIRAM'S supermarket

NEW TENANTS 1952:
MAY COMPANY (with Lakeshore Room restaurant, pharmacy, beauty salon, medical clinic and public auditorium) / F.W. WOOLWORTH (with luncheonette) / BOYS MARKET supermarket / Bond Clothes / Currie's Ice Cream / Hartfield's apparel / Leed's Qualicraft Shoes / Lee's Department Store (with beauty salon) / People's Bank / Rhodes Jewelers / Sav-on Drug (with luncheonette) / See's Candies / Hody's Family Restaurant (outparcel) / Miller Car Wash (outparcel) / Standard Oil Filling Station (outparcel)

NEW TENANTS 1954 (includes FACULTY SHOPS stores):
Aggy's Fashions / Al Kalie Music Company / Beale's Home Furnishings / Caltex Curtains / C .H. Baker Shoes / Chic Accessories / Choates Famous Do-Nuts / Comar's Children's Shoes / DeCannis Hairstyling / Eldridge Men's Shop / Gallenkamp Shoes / Gilbert's Hobbies & Crafts / Gordon's Barber Shop / Helen Grace Candies / Hobby Horse / Holiday Shoes / Home Savings & Loan Association / Jacqman Paints & Wallpaper / Jean Ryan Fashions / Judy's ladies' wear / Kirby's Delicatessen / Lakewood Center Liquors / Lakewood Center Sporting Goods / Lakewood Center Stationers / Lakewood City Hall / Lakewood Center Tastee Freeze / Los Angeles County Public Library / Lynn Hawkins Photographers / Marsha's Kiddie Shop / Melody Dress Shop / Mobil Television Sales & Service / Norm Meager's Store For Men / Orange Julius / Pfaff Sewing Center / Ranger's Chow Mein To Take Out / Rattanland / Sav-On Family Shoes / Slenderella Figure Salon / Taylor's Quality Meats / The Herald American / The Independent Press-Telegram / Thom McAn Shoes / W.P. Fuller & Company

NEW TENANTS 1955:
W.T. GRANT / Chandler's Shoes / Clifton's Cafeteria / Franklin Stores ladies' wear / Harris & Frank / Innes Shoes / Moss Stores / Zukor's apparel