Above is a rendering of mid-20th century Food Fair. Stores built during this time frame were known for their distinctive pylons which soared several feet into the air.
Drawing from Food Fair Annual Report 1951
One of many classic mall and retro retail internet sites, the MALL HALL OF FAME is a "Mid-mod Mall Museum", centered on American shopping centers built during the mid-20th century (1946-1979). There are short articles, photos, and at least one physical layout drawing for every mall inducted. Please check your favorite mall articles often as new content is frequently being added.