FAIRVIEW POINTE-CLAIRE CENTRE was officially dedicated in August 1965. The West Island retail facility was Quebec's first fully-enclosed, suburban-style shopping mall and the second 2-anchor complex in Canada. Its original GLA was approximately 662,400 square feet with 70 store spaces.

A circa-'65 view of the new Simpson's at "CENTRE FAIRVIEW".
Photo from http://www.hbcheritage.ca (Hudson's Bay Company Heritage)