Helena's First Mall Opened in 1965
tabloid section, Feb. 28 1965.
The design of
the first Capital Hill Shopping Center sign was pure 1965.
Exciting Ease of Ready Access"
Capital Hill Shopping Center store guide, Feb. 28 1965
||7. Hal Wheat
Real Estate and Insurance
(later Tony's Lounge)
Super Save Drug Center
The Penland Company
|4. K-G Men's
Hill Barber Shop
Dr. L. L. Schneider, Dentist
Four Seasons Shop
Shoes & Al Svingen Insurance
Hill Mall, 1976
OF JOHN and ROSIE CROCKER
Hill Mall Interior, circa 1980
PHOTO BY KENNON BAIRD
The Mall has seen several additions and a long parade of retailers
over the years. Hennessy's and the 4-B's Cafeteria and were
still operating when this photo was taken...
Entrance to Hennessey's, 1984
PROVIDED TO THE INDEPENDENT RECORD BY CAPITAL HILL MALL, 2/27/2010
became Dillards when that company bought Hennessy's parent
company, Mercantile Stores Co. Inc., in 1998. Dillard's announced
the closing of the Capital Hill Mall store in February of 2010.
As of 2011, there are many vacant spaces in the mall, and its
future is uncertain...
Mall Entrance to Hennessey's / Dillard's, September 2011
Vacant Stores in Capital Hill Mall, September 2011