In this image, we see a circa-1936 floor plan for the Greendale Theatre and an adjacent store block.
Drawing from Library of Congress

In this circa-1939 VILLAGE CENTER view, we see the north end of the shopping hub. Going right-to-left, we have The Village Inn tavern and then Theatre Building. In the distance is the Mercantile Building.
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A frontal view of VILLAGE CENTER. Going right-to-left, we have The Village Inn, a Covered Arcade, the Post Office, another Covered Arcade, and then the Theatre Building.
Photo from Library of Congress / John Vachon