These 5 videos, titled "Shopping Can Be Fun: A New Concept in Merchandising" are absolute must see Americana. They are from, Automobile History USA by the Romano Archives on You Tube.
A liitle more than 17 minutes total, these videos are an historic look back to 1957 at the Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, California advertising and promoting itself in this outstanding film. Excellent footage of stores and shoppers in an upscale suburb. TAKE THE TIME AND ENJOY!
Part 1 - Overview of the Mall!
Part 2 - Auto Show, Easter & Armed forces Day!
Part 3 - Travel & Vacation Show & Circus!
Part 4 - Bufano Statuary, Flowers & Fashions!
Part 5 - Auto Show, Christmas Time & Toyland!