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Wayne 501 Island Oil Can Display

April 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

The 1955 Wayne 501 Island Display was designed to sit on the filling station island, making products available for purchase right at the pump. This unit was intended to be placed alongside the Wayne 500 series pumps. There wasn’t a pump on this unit; it was designed purely to encourage sales. Beginning in the early [...]

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Tags: Gas Pumps & Station Items · Mobil Oil Corporation · Restorations by Vintage Vending Inc.

Mobil Oil Corporation

September 9th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Mobil Oil
“At the Sign of Friendly Service”
In 1870 the oil tycoon, John D. Rockefeller and his partner, Henry Morrison Flagler incorporated the Standard Oil Company. By 1878 Standard Oil had control of $33 million of the total $35 million refining business in the United States and in 1882 Rockefeller reorganized his company into the [...]

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