Cedar Village Memories in Photos

Recently on Facebook, we posted a photo of the Cedar Village Shopping Center, 11th & Washington Rd, Newton, Ks.

It sparked so many good memories, we thought to share a few more photos from our collection.

Cedar Village Businesses in 1954

Photos from the Newton Kansan April 1, 1954 announcing the formal opening of Cedar Village Shopping Center, Newton, Ks.

Village Cafe, Cedar Village, Mr. & Mrs Ed Greer.

Faye Peterson, “Faye’s” carried women’s clothing.

Ball Pharmacy. Identified lt-rt: Margaret Smith, Nellie Patton, Floyd Ball

Stucky’s IGA. Boyd Delcamp (lt) Jean Baumgartner (rt)

Moore’s IGA Food Store, 1950s

Moore’s Men & Boys Wear, Moore’s Five & Dime, located in Cedar Village on Washington Rd., ca. 1955

Moore’s IGA, 1020 Washington, Newton, 1955

Interior Moore’s IGA Food Store, 1029 Washington Rd, Newton, Ks

Can you spot the Spam?

Aftermath of Fire

A fire on December 7, 1958 destroyed the shopping center.

December 7, 1958.

Rebuilding Cedar Village

Three views showing the construction of the new shopping center using pre-stressed concrete.

Cedar Village Shopping Center

Grand Reopening!


Newton Kansan Progress Edition, February 10, 1960

Hall Pharmacy, 1960

Flower Shop, Owners: Ruby Eason and Zelda Miller

Feel free to share your memories of Cedar Village Shopping Center in the comment section of our Facebook page! We love to learn your stories of living in Harvey County!