Shopping Malls and Stores
Shopping malls and stores made these items as souvenirs and for advertising.
1. Mayfield Mall Mountain View California 1960's Shopping Mall Token
Brass, 36mm, 14.49gm
MAYFIELD MALL / MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA
BEAUTY CONFORT CONVENIENCE
AMERICA'S FIRST VENTURE INTO A FULLY CARPETED AIR CONDITIONED SHOPPING CENTER
The Mayfield Mall was a shopping center that was demolished many years ago.
2. Hillsdale Shopping Center San Mateo California 1965 Shopping Mall Token
Aluminum, 30mm, 2.92gm
HILLSDALE SHOPPING CENTER / 1955-1965 TENCENNIAL 1955-1965
(Both sides are the same)
The Hillsdale Shopping Center is still going strong.
3. Chicago Merchandise Mart Encased Cent 1956-D Good Luck Penny
Aluminum, 35mm, 5.64gm
Lincoln Cent 1956-D.
KEEP ME AND NEVER GO BROKE
MERCHANDISE NATIONAL BANK IN THE MERCHANDISE MART WH 4-4500
This token dates from the early 1960's.
The Merchandise Mart was owned by the Massachusetts Kennedy family then.
4. Seattle All Nations Fair Token
Brass, 26mm, 6.11gm
OLD WORLD SQUARE / ALL NATIONS FAIR
SANTAFAIR / THE HEART OF THE SEATTLE-TACOMA AREA / FEDERAL WAY U.S.A.
ENTERTAINMENT THE YEAR AROUND / FOR ALL AGES
FLAGS WEST FAIR / ALL NATIONS FAIR
SPACE AGE FAIR / FARM FAIR / CITY FAIR
This item dates from the 1962 Seattle World's Fair.
5. Columbia Budget Store Long Beach San Pedro California Advertising Token
Brass, 31mm, 10.75gm
THIS COIN IS WORTH ONE DOLLAR
ON YOUR FIRST PURCHASE OF $19 OR MORE
112 PACIFIC LONG BEACH
6TH & MESA SAN PEDRO
PIONEERS OF BUDGET BUYING FOR A
ON THE PACIFIC COAST
LONG BEACH SAN PEDRO
WHITEHEAD - HOAG (Manufacturer)