A layout of the original, single-level shopopolis. The bulk of the open-air mall opened in late 1964, including stores in the northern blocks. J.C. Penney, in the middle, began business in November 1965. Montgomery Ward, a southeast shadow anchor, opened its doors in March 1966.


BUENAVENTURA CENTER TENANTS 1966:

THE BROADWAY (with Lunchroom / Coffee Shop and freestanding Tire Center) / J.C. PENNEY (with Coffee Shop and freestanding Auto Center) / THRIFTY DRUG (with luncheonette) / VON'S-SHOPPING BAG supermarket / DESMOND'S / JOSEPH MAGNIN / F. W. WOOLWORTH (with luncheonette)  / Albert's Jewelers / All American Sporting Goods / C.H. Baker Shoes / Barker Brothers Furniture / Ronald Bank Men's Wear / Bernards / Buena Cleaners / Buena Wash & Dry Laudromat / Crocker-Citizens National Bank / D.J.'s Candies / Fashion Yardage / George's Drapery Store / Gladys Fowler Candies / Household Finance / House of Strauss / Jack's Mobil Service Station (outparcel) / Judy's Ladies Wear / Kayser's Nutrition / Kimo's Polynesian Shop (South Seas & Oriental Apparel) / Kinney Shoes / Lawson's Jewelers / Leed's Qualicraft Shoes / Lerner Shops / Loops Bakery / Loops Cafeteria / Mickey Fine / Dr. Robert Pazen, Optometrist / Paramount Bootery / Party Time / Red Balloon Restaurant / Sally Shops / Scott's Apparel / Security First National Bank / See's Candies / Singer Sewing Center / Sportsman's Barber Shop / Standard Oil Service Station (outparcel) / Sullivan Men's Wear / Toy World / Wetherby-Kayser Shoes / Young Maternity / Youngsterville