An early 1950s view of "May's Lakewood". The store encompassed 4 levels and 355,600 square feet.
Photo from Malls Of America Blogspot


Upon its completion in early 1952, locals were thrilled that such a sophisticated retail establishment had been built in their city.
Photo from www.dshistory.com 

Click here to watch a vintage LAKEWOOD CENTER film...

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